Cosmetic Dentistry Often Employs Porcelain Crown Restorations

A discolored or imperfect tooth can affect your appearance and self-esteem. To remedy a problem like this, Dr. Ira J. Dolnick might employ one of several cosmetic dental restoration techniques. One of the most common treatment is to replace the entire tooth enamel layer with a porcelain dental crown. This is essentially a porcelain replica of the enamel layer of... read more »

A Fractured Tooth Might Need to Receive a Crown

Tooth enamel is very strong. However, there are times when it’s simply not strong enough to resist a fracture. This is even more likely if you tend to grind your teeth at night or if you play contact sports without wearing a quality mouthguard. In some instances, Dr. Ira J. Dolnick can repair the fracture with a filling. However, he... read more »