The best way to find out if restorative dentistry is right for you is to have an exam. Roger Bermingham, DDS, of General and Cosmetic Dentistry provides comprehensive consultations so he can work with you on what you would like to accomplish with treatment and discuss the options available to you. The pros and cons of treatment will be explained, as well as how long it takes and how much it costs. When you have the correct information on which to base a decision we then make a treatment plan to accomplish your goals.
What is restorative dentistry?
Restorative dentistry includes any treatment that addresses the repair of teeth and gums due to damage, decay, or infection. It includes a wide variety of techniques that can solve an assortment of problems including cracked or chipped teeth, missing teeth, or severely decayed teeth.
What are the most common procedures?
Dental crowns and bridges, tooth-colored fillings, and dental implants are very common in restorative dentistry. Each treatment can be done alone, or they may be combined for more complex reconstruction.
What are the options for missing teeth?
Dental implants, bridges, and dentures and partial dentures are a few of the ways missing teeth can be restored. Missing teeth may make it difficult for you to eat the foods you want or to smile confidently. Spaces and gaps can also cause issues with speaking and negatively affect your self-esteem.
What is dental bonding?
Generally used for minor repairs, dental bonding is a procedure where a tooth-colored composite material is applied to the tooth to shape it and disguise it as a natural tooth. Dental bonding may be used to correct a tooth or teeth that have been stained or otherwise damaged.
What is the best way to keep my smile healthy?
To maintain optimal dental health, you must practice consistent oral hygiene by brushing and flossing daily; maintain a healthy diet, and schedule a routine cleaning with your dentist every six months.
Restorative Dentistry in Roswell
If your teeth need repair and you’re not sure what the most appropriate solution is, please contact our Roswell dental office. Roger Bermingham, DDS, General and Cosmetic Dentistry will be happy to arrange a consultation to discuss all the options available to restore your teeth to their natural function and beauty.