Beaumont Dental Care | Crown Lengthening in Beaumont

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#1, 5102 49 Avenue
Beaumont, AB T4X 1E4 Canada

                               General Dental Practice

(780) 929-5188

Crown Lengthening
 

It is no secret that dentists are committed to saving teeth. This is why we fill a cavity, instead of pulling the tooth. 

Cavities can decay to tooth to the point where restoration is virtually impossible without a procedure called crown lengthening. Crown lengthening is a routine surgical procedure, which remodels the contour of the gum line. The procedure does not actually lengthen the crown, but rather lowers the gum line. When there is not enough tooth structure to affix a crown, this is the only option. Sometimes a tooth has been broken below the gum line. In this instance, crown lengthening is very successful in exposing more of the tooth, so that the dentist has something to work with.

 
 
 
Beaumont Dentist | Crown Lengthening. Michael Bernard is a Beaumont Dentist.