Various uses of dental crowns from your Scarborough dentist

Dr. Amir Awadalla at Esquire Dental Center, Providing Dental Crowns

In both general and cosmetic dentistry, there is a special place for dental crowns. The team at Esquire Dental Centres assists patients in restoring, protecting, and enhancing their smiles with crowns when this is the most effective approach to accomplish the desired goal. Dental crowns, which encapsulate the visible portion of a tooth, have been used for restorative care for decades. In early dentistry, crowns would be fabricated from some sort of metal, such as gold. More affordable alternatives followed, with metal alloy crowns becoming more common, though not necessarily aesthetically pleasing. Today, many people opt for metal alloy crowns … Continue reading

How dental bridges in our Pickering practice differ from crown treatment

Dr. Amir Awadalla at Esquire Dental Center, Providing Dental Bridges

At Esquire Dental Centres, our team performs a number of different smile-improving procedures to patients of all ages. Some are designed to cosmetically enhance the smile, while others are a necessary means to restore the highest degree of functionality and comfort. Two treatments commonly performed in restorative dentistry are dental crowns and bridges. A dental crown may accomplish a few different goals. A crown may be a part of dental implant treatment, topping off the implant post to restore a natural esthetic to the smile. Crowns are also commonly used to restore strength to a tooth weakened by damage or … Continue reading

Porcelain dental crowns are a cost effective smile preserving treatment in Pickering

Dr. Amir Awadalla at Esquire Dental Center, Providing Dental Crowns Cost

Historically, the purpose of a dental crown is to restore function to a damaged tooth. In early dentistry, crowns would be made from gold or metal alloy, which had a silver appearance. While gold crowns are still available today and, in many cases, a wonderful choice for longevity, there has been an evolution through which the appearance of the smile has become extremely important. As such, modern dental treatment, including dental crowns, has had to fit the need for affordable cost, beauty, and long lasting results. In our offices in Pickering, North York, and Scarborough, we are happy to restore … Continue reading

Dental restoration from your Scarborough dentist helps you feel great about your smile

Dr. Amir Awadalla at Esquire Dental Center, Proving Dental Restoration

The way that teeth are repaired has improved a great deal in the past century alone. At one time, dental crowns would be a metal cap over a damaged or worn tooth. Today, patients needing dental restoration benefit from better materials and techniques. One of the most popular materials for dental crowns in Scarborough and surrounding areas is porcelain. There are several reasons why you may choose to have a porcelain crown made: Cosmetic Enhancement Crowns fully cover the visible portion of a tooth. They can hide imperfections or dental work such as: Large, visible fillings Silver fillings that have … Continue reading