CEREC® Same-Day Dental Crowns Vs. Traditional Crowns
Dental crowns are often a standard option to fix a tooth that is suffering from severe damage or deterioration. These restorative treatments have been helping patients renew the function, health, and appearance of their teeth for decades. During that time, technology has seen a number of major advances, helping to make one of the most commonly performed restorative dentistry procedures […]
How to Fix a Chipped Tooth
Teeth frequently crack when they make contact with hard objects, especially when they are weakened by decay. If you discover that you have chipped a tooth, there is no need to be alarmed; an experienced cosmetic and restorative dentist like Dr. Robert Rioseco can use a variety of methods to make strong repairs that look natural. It is important to […]
How Do CEREC® Crowns and Lab-Made Crowns Differ?
When comparing dental crowns made with the in-office CEREC® system and crowns fabricated by a ceramicist in a dental laboratory, it is important to analyze each method with respect to the following points: Durability – Both CEREC® and lab-made crowns can be constructed from a wide variety of ceramic materials. Speak to Dr. Robert Rioseco about which material he plans […]
How Long Will My CEREC® Crown(s) Last?
For many individuals, CEREC® crowns have been touted to last over 25 years. The durable ceramic material they are created from and the precision with which they are designed typically result in superior fit and strength. The latest CEREC® software packages and machines create incredibly accurate tooth restorations based on advanced 3D imaging technology. The restorations are precisely customized to […]