A Temporary Crown Needs Attention to Prevent Serious Complications

Having a tooth restored by a dental crown involves replacing the tooth enamel layer an artificial material. It will eventually be cemented into place over the abutment that is formed by the healthy internal structures of the tooth. The crown needs to be made at our off-site dental lab. A hard, plastic, temporary crown will be cemented in place over... read more »

A Porcelain Crown Can Be Used to Improve the Appearance of an Unappealing Tooth

If one or more of your teeth suffer from chips, old fillings or other cosmetic imperfections, it can leave you feeling self-conscious about your appearance. One of the more common methods for restoring the appearance of an unappealing tooth is to have your dentist, Dr. Nicholas Nicastro Jr., replace the tooth enamel with a porcelain dental crown. A dental crown... read more »