Small cuts in our skin can disappear without a trace, infections are eradicated with the immune system, broken bones mend, and inflamed tissues subside. Unfortunately, our teeth, can’t regenerate; However, with general dentistry in Missoula, you can have the smile you always dreamed of. Decay can be halted in its progress, but scientists are still […]
From seven to seventy, the people of Missoula want great family dentistry. And at Felton Dental Care, that is exactly what our patients get. Dr. Brad Felton is an award-winning dentist, who grew up right here in Missoula. His practice keeps up with the latest technology, so you can be confident that you and your […]
Some Missoula residents who have a weak or broken tooth may want to research dental crowns as a solution to improve their smile and overall oral health. A crown is really a cap or covering that is tooth-shaped and when it is in place, it will cover the portion of the covered tooth that is […]
Preparing to pay for important dental work can be a daunting undertaking. The good news is that the cost may be far less than you anticipate. Knowing your needs is crucial to planning your budget for dental work. Trying to Compare Comparing the price of a dental crown for molars versus the price of a […]
Dental crowns have been used in dentistry for over 2000 years. There is evidence that the Etruscans experimented with crowns on teeth using ivory and bone as early as 700 B.C. By 200 A.D., they began using gold crowns to construct artificial teeth. Ancient Egyptians fashioned tooth replacements out of seashells and then hammered them into their gums. (Oral sedation, anyone?)
When a tooth is extracted, the jaw bone that previously surrounded the root structure begins to recede.
Missoula cosmetic dentists use dental crowns to solve a number of dental dilemmas. A dental crown is a strong, natural-looking permanent tooth restoration that covers the top of the damaged tooth. Missoula family dentists recommend crowns to remedy the following problems: A broken tooth with decay An ill-fitting existing crown A decayed tooth that has lost […]