A Porcelain Dental Crown Can Cosmetically Restore a Tooth

Each of your teeth plays an important role in helping you to chew the foods you eat. The teeth in the front of your mouth can also appear when you smile or make certain facial expressions. When a single tooth has been affected by discolored tooth enamel, pronounced tobacco stains or a physical defect, it can have a negative impact... read more »

A Dental Implant Restoration Can Replace a Lost Tooth

There are some unfortunate cases where a tooth is so severely compromised by dental trauma or untreated tooth decay that a dentist simply cannot save it with a root canal. In some cases, the dentist might need to extract whatever remains of the tooth’s root, to help alleviate pain or prevent a worsening infection. Once all the affected periodontal tissues... read more »

Some Dental Restorations Require a Bone Graft

Many people who visit Prosthodontics of the Carolinas are interested in dental restorations with a dental implant. This has become a very effective method for replacing one or more missing teeth. Sometimes when a tooth is lost, the underlying bone structure is also compromised. This is more likely to be an issue if you’ve struggled with severe periodontal disease or... read more »