When you have missing teeth or an unattractive smile, Karen Key, DDS, of Key City Dental Studio can improve your dental health and improve your smile using a dental crown or bridge. From her office, located in Abilene, Texas, Dr. Key offers crowns and bridges made of a variety of materials that look and act like your own natural teeth, restoring your smile and boosting your confidence. For a consultation with Dr. Key, call or schedule an appointment online.
Dental crowns and bridges are dental restorations to improve your smile and oral health if you have missing or damaged teeth. When you have one or more damaged or missing teeth, it can cause:
A crown is a false tooth made of ceramic, porcelain, metal, or other materials. It can cover a damaged tooth, or be attached to a dental implant. Often, a crown is used to strengthen a tooth that decay or dental work weakens.
A bridge is a set of two or more false teeth, which are attached to an appliance that fits over anchor teeth. A bridge can span a large space in the mouth, and can even replace an entire upper or lower set of teeth.
At Key City Dental Studio, Dr. Key places a dental crown or bridge if you have weak, damaged, or missing teeth due to:
Crowns and bridges are often part of a long-term plan to restore your smile and improve your overall dental health. There are many benefits of using a crown or bridge, once your infection or underlying cause for your missing teeth resolves.
A professionally placed crown or bridge can:
Crowns and bridges are customized to look like your teeth. They offer natural color, texture, and shine so that your restorations blend beautifully with your other teeth.
Dr. Key uses materials that offer the color and transparency that mimic your natural teeth.
Crown and bridges are made from impressions of your own mouth and surrounding teeth. A trusted dental lab creates your restoration, and Dr. Key places your crown or bridge in her office.
For a crown or bridge consultation, call or make an appointment online with Key City Dental Studio.