Types of Dental Restoration | Snohomish, WA

inlay-onlayWith developing technology, Dr. Ted Haines in Snohomish, WA has a variety of methods to help you repair worn, damaged, decayed or missing teeth. Depending on the issue Dr. Ted Haines will perform either direct or indirect dental restoration. With direct dental restorationDr. Ted Haines will place a filling into a prepared tooth cavity immediately in a single office visit. As for an indirect restoration, a customized tooth replacement in the form of dental crowns, onlays or inlays is created. Since these replacements must be created in a lab, more than one office visit is necessary. Dr. Ted Haines can help you decide which type of procedure is more accommodating for you.

For more information, contact Dr. Ted Haines and make an appointment at (360) 568-8577 or visit our website.

Dr. Ted Haines also proudly serves Monroe, Lake Stevens, Everett, Mill Creek, Woodenville, and surrounding areas.

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10 Advantages of Restorative Dental Crowns | Snohomish, WA

crownsA Dental Crown is a cap placed over a tooth to restore its strength and appearance. Dental Crowns have several uses such as to protect a weak or broken tooth. Also, Dental Crowns are used to cover a large filling or help support a dental bridgeDr. Ted Haines of Snohomish, WA lists the top 10 advantages of restorative Dental Crowns.

  1. Natural Looking – Porcelain and composite Dental Crowns have the look and feel of natural teeth.
  2. Durable – Last up to fifteen years depending on their care.
  3. Stain Resistant – Made from porcelain
  4. Cosmetic – Improve the look of broken, cracked or discolored teeth
  5. Non-slippingDental Crowns are cemented or anchored in place
  6. ProtectionDental Crowns protect the tooth from further decay
  7. Restorative – Restores full function of your damaged tooth
  8. Comfort – Stable and do not irritate gums like partial dentures.
  9. Speech – Missing teeth and dentures can affect speech. Dental Crowns replace the missing teeth and do not slip around, making speech sound more clear.
  10. Confidence – Damaged, discolored or missing teeth causes confidence issues. Dental Crowns help to make your smile beautiful again.

If you have a broken, chipped, stained or damaged tooth, contact Dr. Ted Haines at (360) 568-8577 or visit our website.

Dr. Ted Haines also proudly serves Monroe, Lake Stevens, Everett, Mill Creek, Woodenville, and surrounding areas.