- About Us
- Patient Resources
- Media Gallery
- Contact Us
Similar to veneers except that they may cover all or most of the tooth, dental crowns are restorative. A crown fixes teeth that are badly damaged, have large cavities, or have undergone root canal therapy. Crowns are also used to strengthen weakened teeth. Porcelain crowns are most common, but they can be constructed from many materials. We are here to discuss these options with you and determine the best material for your particular situation. We are also one of the few dentists in Austin that feature crown making technology using the Digital E4D CadCam which allows us to provide bioceramic same day crowns. Whichever we decide, a crown can help restore the look, strength, and bite function of natural teeth.
Similar to crowns, bridges are used to replace a series of missing teeth. Most often made of porcelain or porcelain fused to gold, bridges are made to ‘bridge the gap’ created by missing teeth. Bridges, like crowns, can restore natural beauty and function to your smile.
There are three types of bridges:
Cost varies depending on the type of bridge selected.
The professional staff at Austin Premier Dental are seasoned dental professionals who are warm, friendly and sincere in providing the best comfort and care to all their current and prospective patients.
Austin Premier Dental combines state-of-the-art technology with time-honored methods of care and compassion to provide the highest quality dental care in Austin. Our modern and comfortable office is equipped with the all the latest amenities and dental health care technology.
Dr. Bruce Silva is committed to doing his part for the environment. In fact, all of us at Austin Premier Dental are passionate about ‘green’ dental practices, not just because they are good for the environment, but more importantly, because they are good for you!
Brushing only cleans about 25% of your mouth. In order to clean the remainder of it, you need to floss and use mouthwash as well. Since there are so many mouthwashes to choose from, it can make the decision about which one is best for you a little tough. We’re here to tell you how […]…more »
Veneers are a form of cosmetic dentistry used to increase the appearance of your front teeth. They are a good alternative to crowns in many situations. If you are unhappy with your smile or have chipped and broken teeth, you could be a candidate for veneers. You may also be a candidate for veneers if […]…more »
What is a filling? A filling helps to restore a damaged tooth back to normal. When a dentist gives you a filling, the dentist will remove the decayed portion of the tooth, cleans it, and then fills that space with filling material. Fillings assist in preventing further decay to the tooth. Figuring out what […]…more »