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The Benefits of Restorative Dentistry
As people age, teeth can become worn and dental work may begin to fail. Adversely, teeth can shift and bites can change. Many times, the solution to this is restorative dentistry. As a leading cosmetic dentist in Boston, Dr. DeVitre specializes in this service.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the benefits of restorative dentistry?
Restorative dental care helps to preserve a tooth (or teeth) that has been damaged in some way. This specialty area of dentistry can enhance the smile’s appearance and improve the functioning of the teeth. In some cases, restorative dentistry may even be able to help a patient keep a biological tooth that might otherwise need to be extracted.
What is a bridge?
A bridge is a fixed dental restoration used to replace one or more missing teeth by joining an artificial tooth definitively to adjacent teeth or dental implants. A bridge will help to restore your bite and keep the natural shape of your face. A bridge can be produced on implants or natural teeth.
Is a crown painful?
Your dentist will make you as comfortable as possible during a crown procedure by numbing your tooth. A crown is a multi-step procedure, not painful at all expected pain forthwith.