Broken, missing, or decayed teeth can hinder your ability to live a functional and confident life. When you break a tooth or it has problematic functional issues, we recommend fixing it with a dental crown. Similarly, if you need an extraction or have a missing tooth, a dental bridge restores function and aesthetics. Both of these options require an experienced cosmetic dentist who understands the relationship between the teeth, gums, and whole smile. When fixing your teeth with dental crowns or dental bridges, our goal is to optimize both the function and natural aesthetics of your restoration.
With over 40 years of combined experience in restorative dentistry and extensive training, our dentists, Drs. Atusa and Ahmad Sedehi, know what it takes to provide dependable and attractive dental crowns and bridges. With our longstanding partnership with high-quality dental labs, we can offer custom-designed porcelain restorations, for any tooth that needs to be repaired or replaced. We’ll help you achieve your smile goals with dental bridges and/or dental crowns in Scarsdale, NY, so you can feel attractive and confident once again!
Dental crowns are restorations that cover your tooth like a cap. They restore the original shape and size of your tooth, as well as its natural color and function. If your tooth is cracked, chipped, discolored, and/or worn down, dental crowns are probably your best option. Similarly, a tooth with extensive decay, root canal, or previous treatment that’s failing will benefit from dental crowns. If you need a dental implant, a dental crown is a restorative part that attaches to the implant to mimic the look and feel of a natural tooth. Versatile dental crowns can:
Dental bridges take the place of an extracted or missing tooth. A dental bridge is a row of dental crowns cemented together that attach to adjacent teeth. Because bridges are custom-designed from porcelain material, they are incredibly durable and life-like and a good option for restoring aesthetics and function. Dental bridges are a good alternative if a patient is not a candidate for dental implants or wants an affordable and fast solution. Dental bridges need healthy adjacent teeth, however, so they can be attached, spanning the gap where the tooth is missing. They have many benefits, including: