Dental Crowns For Cosmetic Improvements

Cosmetic dentistry is designed to enhance the overall appearance of your mouth and smile. It includes a broad range of treatments. If a single tooth has needs improvement, the dentist at Turlock Dental Care might recommend restoring its appearance with a porcelain dental crown. In the process of placing a dental crown, the dentist will completely replace the original enamel... read more »

Replacing Extracted Teeth

If you've had to have a tooth extracted for any reason whatsoever, you're likely looking into how you can restore your smile to look as it did before the extraction took place. One of the procedures you should consider is getting a bridge installed. Dental bridges are popular, simple, and provide a great way to replace teeth. Let's look at... read more »

The Basic Tips for Taking Care of a Temporary Crown

When your dentist, Dr. Robert A. McCulla, secures a temporary dental crown in your smile, it is only intended to protect the abutment while the dental lab prepares your new dental crown or bridge. It does not actually restore the full function of the tooth. If the temporary crown comes loose, falls off or is damaged in any way, it... read more »

The Danger of Missing Fillings

Fillings are intended to repair modest areas of tooth decay. While they are intended to last a long time, the bacteria in your mouth can slowly exploit the cement holding them into place. In some situations, the bacteria work into the healthy enamel between the filling and the remaining healthy enamel. Should this pocket of decay go undetected it could... read more »