White Park Dental
White Park Dental | Concord NH Dentist
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs): Crowns & Bridges

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One of our goals here at White Park Dental is to make sure that each patient leaves our office with a better understanding of their own dental health.  Education is the best way to help in making an informed decision regarding your health care from prevention to treatment.  If you ever have a question about your health, your care, or our practice, we encourage you to let us know.

We’ve provided some answers to our most commonly asked questions here, so feel free to take a look. If we haven’t answered your question or you would like more information, please don’t hesitate to give us a call at 603-225-4143.  We look forward to seeing you at your next visit!
 

Crowns & Bridges

What Are Dental Crowns?  dental crown close up | Dental Crowns in Concord NH | White Park Dental

Your White Park Dental dentist might recommend a dental crown to cover all the surfaces of your tooth. Crowns not only improve the appearance of an existing tooth, but they can also protect a weak or damaged tooth. Crowns are also the visible portion of a dental implant. Dental crowns are stain-resistant and can last for many years, and they look so natural people won't be able to tell them apart from your existing teeth. 

You may want a crown to:

  • Strengthen a large filling
  • Protect a broken or weak tooth
  • Attach a bridge
  • Strengthen a fractured tooth
  • Cover a stained or misshapen tooth
  • Protect a root canal treatment

 

What Is a Dental Bridge? dental bridge close up photo | Dental Bridges in Concord NH | White Park Dental

A bridge can restore one or multiple missing teeth. Having a missing tooth can affect your appearance, the way you speak and eat. To fill in the gaps that are left by missing teeth, a bridge may be the perfect solution. Bridges adhere to the teeth surrounding the missing tooth where crowns are placed; a replacement tooth attaches to the crowns. This fills in the gap and prevents your teeth from shifting. Like dental crowns, bridges look like your natural tooth. 

 

Contact Our Concord, NH Office Today!

If you have a weak, damaged, or flawed tooth, we would recommend dental crowns. For an easy tooth replacement, dental bridges may work best for you. Contact us White Park Dental in Concord, NH to schedule an appointment to see if you are a good candidate!

Sometimes when a tooth breaks or an older filling is lost, a significant portion of the natural tooth is no longer present. 

How Crowns Work

When over 50% of the tooth is broken or filling material, the tooth can be prepared and crown placed over the tooth, to protect it from further damage. This longer-lasting treatment option will allow you to be able to chew more confidently and enjoy your favorite foods. We are able to use the latest dental material which are not only strong, but cosmetic. Please call us to schedule an appointment and discuss your options.

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