Are You Smiling?

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Hello Missoula! Welcome to Felton Dental Care – Dr. Brett R. Felton, DMD, and we have been here serving the Lolo area since 2007. We are constantly striving to cater to the oral health needs of our general dentistry patients, and we hope that you might be one of these patients soon! One innovative way […]

What Is A Canted Midline?

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Dr. Brett Felton considers many factors when designing a smile for any smile makeover patient. One of the smile design elements involved is the facial midline. The facial midline can be identified by drawing an imaginary line from the center of the eyebrows to the middle of the two peaks in the top lip (Cupid’s […]

Wear A Crown In Lolo

Wear A Dental Crown In Lolo

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 […]

Crown Or Veneer?

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I am Brett Felton of Felton Dental Care in Missoula.  Felton Dental Care offers multiple cosmetic dental procedures for creating dazzling smiles. Two of the most popular procedures are dental crowns and porcelain veneers. Many patients don’t understand the difference between the two. Generally, a crown strengthens a compromised tooth while a veneer is used […]

Dental Crowns At Felton Dental Care In Missoula

Dental Crowns at Felton Dental Care in Missoula

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?)