What to Do in the Case of Tooth Crown Pain

Are you experiencing discomfort around a new or old dental crown? There are some things you can do at home to alleviate this discomfort. However, you may ultimately need to visit Quail Ridge Dental so that Dr. Jeffery Carver can treat the tooth. What Causes Tooth Crown Pain? There are several things that can cause tooth crown pain, like: -... read more »

Helpful Facts About Dental Crowns

What is a dental crown? A dental crown is a tooth-shaped covering that is placed over a tooth to protect it and to restore its strength, shape, and size. When a dental crown is placed, it will cover the entire visible portion of the tooth. Do I need a dental crown? There are several reasons why Dr. Jeffery Carver may... read more »

A Small Dental Fracture in a Critical Location Might Need a Crown

If you grind your teeth at night without the protection of a dental guard or if you have a habit of using your teeth to open packaging, you are at increased risk of suffering a chip or dental fracture. If this occurs on a critical biting surface, the tooth might not be viable for repair by a simple filling. To... read more »

A Visually Unappealing Tooth Might Need a Porcelain Crown

The teeth in your smile are a prevalent part of your personality and self-expression. If you have an unappealing tooth that is marred by discoloration, chips, or formation issues, it can cause you to shrink from social situations and feel awkward about being photographed. One of the more common and effective ways to cosmetically improve the appearance of an unappealing... read more »