Crowns

Huntsville, AL Dentist

Over time, teeth begin to weaken. This leaves them more susceptible to problems such as decay, cracks or discoloration. A dental crown can renew the appearance and function of a tooth.

Dental crowns can:

  • Protect a weak tooth from breaking.
  • Hold a cracked tooth together.
  • Cover and support a damaged or decayed tooth.
  • Cover a severely discolored tooth.
  • Restore a broken or severely worn tooth.

Also, dental crowns are often used in conjunction with root canal therapy, dental implants or as an anchor for a bridge.

Crowns are typically made from porcelain to provide both strength and a natural appearance. Once treatment is complete, continue routine brushing and flossing. Keep regular office visits to help your crown last many years.

For more information or to request an appointment, contact Gardner Family Dentistry.

Gardner Family Dentistry ● 107 Marsheutz Avenue, Huntsville, AL 35801
(256) 533-1435 ● Hours: Monday - Thursday: 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Request an Appointment

VISIT THE GARDNER FAMILY DENTISTRY BLOG

Huntsville, AL Dentist

  • Huntsville Dentist | Digital X-Rays

    February 20th 2019

    Dentist Near Me X-rays, or radiographs, have long been used in dentistry. Traditional film x-rays are a safe and effective part of your dental care, but they do require a small amount of radiation. In our office, we utilize digital...

  • Dentist in Huntsville | Managing TMD Discomfort

    January 30th 2019

    Dentist Near Me Discomfort and pain in your jaw, clicking while you talk or chew, and swelling on the sides of your face can be caused by Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMD). TMD can make talking and eating both painful and...

  • 35801 Dentist | Connected Health – Gum Disease and Alzheimer’s

    January 23rd 2019

    Dentist Near Me Your gum health may have an impact on your cognitive function. A recent study found a correlation between gum disease and increased cognitive decline for people living with early stages of Alzheimer’s disease. While more studies are...