Dental crowns can address various issues, including tooth decay, dental trauma, or prolonged wear and tear. Dr. Anthony Dillard is the local trusted dentist placing dental crowns in Carrollton, TX. Dr. Dillard is known for making superior crowns that provide unparalleled fit, durability, and natural-looking esthetic.
If you have a cavity or damaged tooth, our Carrollton dentist may restore your tooth with a crown or filling. Often, too much of the tooth has to be removed to hold a filling. In such cases, your doctor will suggest a crown. Also, a large filling that is broken or cracked may need to be replaced with a crown.
Dr. Anthony Dillard has years of experience helping patients address their dental needs and goals and can design a customized treatment plan to help you achieve a beautiful smile. We work with world-class dental laboratories to create personalized dental crowns in Carrollton, TX that are designed to blend seamlessly with your smile.
A dental crown acts as a “cap,” which is cemented to the tooth to conceal damage above the gum line. These restorations can also support teeth with fillings or stabilize restorations, such as dental bridges. Dental crowns can completely transform your tooth by improving its:
For durable, long-lasting results, we offer crowns in Carrollton, TX made of porcelain fused to metal, zirconia, or IPS e.max®. After examining your smile and reviewing your cosmetic goals, our team can help you determine which tooth material best suits your needs.
Our patient received two anterior crowns to restore and match neighboring teeth.
You may be a candidate for a dental crown if you have one or more compromised teeth. Teeth that are broken, cracked, or decayed can harbor bacteria, affecting your overall dental health. For this reason, it is of the utmost importance to address these issues promptly to save as much of the original tooth structure as possible.
While crowns are primarily used to restore one or more teeth, they may be also be used to meet your cosmetic goals. For patients with intrinsic, or inner dental staining, crowns can mask significant discoloration for a brighter smile.
Depending on your oral health needs, Dr. Dillard may be able to place your custom restoration in as little as two appointments. To begin treatment, the tooth must first be prepared. Dr. Dillard will gently remove damaged sections of the tooth and reshape the remaining structure. This process can ensure that your restoration fits comfortably in your smile.
Once the tooth has been modified, we can take digital impressions of your bite. We can then create a model of your smile, which our trusted dental laboratory will use to craft your customized crown.
When your restoration is ready, Dr. Dillard will ensure a secure fit and make any necessary adjustments. If no modifications are needed, we can then attach the crown using dental cement. Dr. Dillard strives to provide unparalleled fit, durability, and natural-looking esthetics.
With years of experience, Dr. Dillard provides our patients with the affordable, quality care they can trust. If you are suffering from a damaged tooth, contact us online or call us at (972) 394-1492 to find out if a dental crown is right for you.