What Are Dental Crowns?
The purpose of a dental crown is to provide strength and stability to the surrounding teeth; it can also improve the appearance of teeth that are misaligned or misshapen. Dental crowns are available in several types of materials including ceramic, porcelain, gold, and silver. Crowns are permanent installations, they don’t need to be removed.
What’s the Cost of Dental Crowns?
The cost of a dental crown will be determined by the location of the tooth, the material used, and your overall dental condition. Your dentist will provide you with a cost estimate during your consultation in our office in Rayford.
What Are the Different Types of Dental Bridges?
Several types of dental bridges are available and the type used will depend on your needs. The dentists in our office in Rayford can provide a single or partial bridge, traditional bridge, a cantilever bridge, or others.
What Does a Dental Bridge Cost?
Each bridge is custom made for the patient so the cost of your bridge will depend on the complexity of the bridge that you need, the materials used, your dental insurance, and other variables. Call our office in Rayford to schedule a consultation and your dentist will compile a cost estimate for you.
Who Makes Dentures in Rayford?
All the dedicated dentists in our office in Rayford can provide you with custom-fitted dentures. If you have severely damaged or missing teeth, a set of full or partial dentures might be the solution. We offer a variety of affordable financing options, so call our office to schedule an appointment.
What Do New Dentures Cost?
Many patients are concerned about the cost of custom dentures but we try to keep essential dental procedures affordable. We want all our patients to have quality, affordable dentures, so we offer several payment options. Call us today in Rayford for more information.
Can You Eat with Full Dentures?
Full dentures look very natural and they function like your natural teeth. You may need a metal framework to provide stability, depending on the type of denture you select, but your full dentures should allow you to eat normally.
What Are Partial Dentures?
Partial dentures are removable and can improve your smile and replace missing teeth. A partial denture usually has plastic teeth affixed onto a base that blends in with your gums. Clasps or acrylic attachments are sometimes used for stability. A flexible partial can be an option and it will follow the contours of your gums and teeth.
What Are Flipper Teeth?
Flipper teeth are lightweight, removable plastic teeth that are used as a temporary replacement for missing teeth.
What Are Immediate Dentures?
Immediate dentures take about a month to complete. During the initial visit, we’ll take an impression of your mouth and order your final dentures. During your next visit, we’ll perform the necessary extractions and fit the dentures to your mouth. You may need additional follow up appointments, but many patients complete the process in two visits.
How Long Do Dental Fillings Last?
Dental fillings are permanent installations but several factors can affect their longevity. Improper dental care and maintenance, trauma, disease, and other factors can cause a filling to fall out. If you need one or more fillings, call our office in Rayford to schedule an appointment and we’ll take care of you.
What’s the Cost for Dental Fillings?
The cost of your dental fillings will depend on the number and type of fillings you select and your insurance coverage. Since fillings are considered a medical necessity, insurance companies usually cover them.
What’s Meant by a Composite Filling?
Composite fillings are used as a replacement for small or medium-sized cavities. They’re the color of your teeth and are very durable and functional, although they may take longer to install than metal fillings.
What Are Tooth Onlays?
A dental onlay covers the cusp of a tooth that has a damaged filling that needs to be replaced or removed. Onlays are painless to install and are commonly used for more extensive cavities.
Are Onlays Expensive?
During your consultation at our office in Rayford, your dentist will provide you with a cost estimate for your dental onlays.
What Is a Dental Overlay?
A dental overlay covers severely damaged teeth and dentists often refer to it as a partial crown. Onlays are durable and convenient and will restore your beautiful smile.
How Much Does a Dental Overlay Cost?
Several factors will determine the ultimate cost of your dental overlay. Call our office in Rayford to schedule an appointment or for more information on getting a dental overlay.