Crown & Bridge
Crowns are also called 'Caps'. The affected tooth is reshaped so that it can be augmented by a natural-looking synthetic material, usually porcelain. This procedure is also beneficial for teeth that show wear and tear or are crooked. Also, crowns are put on a tooth that had root canal treatment done.
Bridges are vital in protecting not only the balance of your bite and chewing motion, but the integrity of your facial features as well. A person who leaves missing teeth unattended may permanently alter the shape and contour of his or her face. Bridges easily restore not only the balance of the mouth, but typically look and feel as natural as your own teeth.
For some people, dental implants offer a smile that looks and feels very natural. Surgically placed below the gums over a series of appointments, implants fuse to the jawbone and serve as a base for individual replacement teeth, bridges or a denture.
Implants offer stability because they fuse to your bone. Integration of the implants into your jaw also helps your replacement teeth feel more natural and some people also find the secure fit more comfortable than conventional substitutes.
Candidates for dental implants need to have healthy gums and adequate bone to support the implant. A thorough evaluation by your dentist will help determine whether you are a good candidate for dental implants.
Steps Of Dental Implant Procedure:
Implant procedure consists of three steps.
1. Implant Placement
2. Abutment & Crown Impression
3. Crown Delivery
1 Hour Teeth Whitening:
We also offer 1 hour teeth whitening called ZOOM!®. You can get an average of 5-7 shades whiter teeth just within an hour. Peferct for last minute make over for occassions like wedding, job interview or photo shoot. Click picture below for more details about ZOOM! 1 hour tooth whitening.
A composite resin, the color of tooth enamel, can be used to repair fissures or chips and get rid of or diminish gaps. It is also used to fill cavities while maintaining a more natural look than traditional fillings. Bonding is not usually as permanent as porcelain veneers.
Take-home Teeth Whitening
We will make a tray to custom fit your teeth, to which a safe whitening agent is applied. The trays are worn anywhere from 3 minutes a day to overnight, depending on the solution you and your dentist find most suitable. Most patients notice results within a few applications.
Who says braces are just for kids? The number of adults choosing orthodontics is on the rise. In fact, today one out of every four orthodontic patients is an adult. Contrary to popular belief, wearing braces will not interfere with an adult lifestyle. Patients can make business presentations, sing, play a musical instrument, dine out, and of course, kiss! If you've been considering orthodontics for yourself, let us know and we will gladly discuss your options with you.
Would you like straighter teeth without brackets, wires, or permanent attachments? Afton Family Dental offers the Invisalign system, a series of clear, almost invisible appliances you wear as an alternative to traditional braces. Schedule a free consultation and see for yourself.
What is Snap-On Smile?
Snap-On Smile is a patented, easy and painless way to obtain a beautiful smile. It was invented by a dentist who realized that not everyone can afford thousands of dollars to get a Hollywood smile make-over. After years of extensive research and development, dentist can now provide you with a Snap-On Smile that is thin and strong with the look of natural teeth. You can eat and drink with your Snap-On Smile. It's easy to care for and can be a temporary or permanent cosmetic solution. It's available for upper and lower teeth.
Snap-On Smile's unique, proprietary formula of hi-tech dental resin make it very thin yet extremely strong. It fits right over your own teeth to give you a beautiful, natural looking smile—even if you have stains, chips, gaps or missing teeth.
And for many people, Snap-On Smile can be life changing. It gives back the confidence to smile. Thousands of people worldwide have already experienced the unique benefits of Snap-On Smile.
Snap-On Smile is for just about everyone!
Snap-On Smile is an affordable and life-changing solution for people of all ages. Getting a Snap-On Smile simply requires two, short, painless visits with no drilling, no shots and no change in tooth structure.
It is an excellent choice for:
• Gaps, crooked, stained or missing teeth
• Those who are not candidates for bridges or implants
• Anyone who would like a Hollywood smile without the expense and discomfort of complex and invasive dental procedures
• Anyone who has an old-fashioned removable partial denture and wants a beautiful, more comfortable alternative
It’s easy, it’s painless and you can start today
1. You pick the style and shade of your new smile
2. Our dentist takes an impression of your teeth
3. You come back in about three weeks for a final fitting and you wear your Snap-On Smile home
How long will my Snap-On Smile last?
Snap-On Smile comes with a 12 month limited warranty against manufacturing defects. With proper care, your Snap-On Smile can last from 3 to 5 years. Just follow the cleaning instructions and you’ll enjoy millions of smiles with Snap-On Smile...