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Getting a Dental Crown? Here's What You can Expect from Your Visit

Have you been told that you would benefit from a dental crown? A crown is an excellent solution for a tooth that has been fractured, treated with root canal therapy, or damaged by deep decay. Because a crown replaces your entire tooth structure, you'll still enjoy all the function you had before, which means eating, brushing, flossing, and most importantly smiling remains the same. Here's what you should know about dental crowns in Royal Oak.

Your First Appointment

Dental crowns are typically completed over two appointments. At your first visit, Dr. Chalasani will prepare your tooth for its crown. She will create a temporary crown for you to wear while your final ...

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What To Do When You Break a Tooth

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Though the enamel of your tooth is strong and meant to last your entire life, sometimes teeth can become chipped and broken. Whether it is through trauma to your face or biting down on a hard piece of candy, many people break or chip a tooth at some point. Yet, many people don’t know what to do when this happens. At Family Dentistry of Royal Oak, we want to prepare our patients for these dental emergencies, and make ourselves available when they need us most. 

What to do if you break a tooth

As soon as you realize your tooth is chipped or cracked, you should contact your dentist and set up ...

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