Hi there, I needed a crown on one of my incisors a few weeks ago. I opted for a same-day CEREC crown. I was happy with the process, but when I got home, I noticed my crown was lighter than the rest of my teeth, and did not match. Every time I smile, my eye […]
Will Porcelain Veneers Harm My Baby?
Hello there, I recently had several porcelain veneers prepped and placed. However, I just learned I am pregnant! I am currently in my first trimester. Would getting those porcelain veneers have caused any harm to my unborn baby? Thank you, Suzie, from San Bernardino, CA Hi Suzie, Congratulations! To answer your question, you do […]
Broken CEREC Crown on My Front Tooth?
Hi there, I needed a crown to fix a broken front tooth. I opted for a CEREC same-day crown, as I was leaving town soon and wanted to replace it as soon as possible. My appointment went smoothly, but by the time I traveled to my destination, my crown had fallen out! I had to […]
How Can I Fix My CEREC Crown’s Color?
Hi there, I opted for a same-day CEREC crown on one of my front teeth recently. The process was easy, quick, and convenient, but it was not until I got home that I finally got a good look at my new tooth. It’s a shade lighter than the rest of my teeth. Whenever I smile, […]
Why is My CEREC Crown So Bulky?
Hello, I have a mouth full of crowns and broke one last year. I had only had it for several years, so I was surprised. I needed it replaced quickly, so I opted for a CEREC same-day crown to replace it. The crown I got, however, was extremely uncomfortable. My tongue rubs against it all […]
Why Did I Need Root Canals after my Porcelain Crowns?
Hello there, I got a full-mouth reconstruction with all-porcelain crowns a few years ago. I decided to do it because I was told there were would not be any negative side effects. However, after my intense smile makeover, a few of the crowns on my upper teeth started hurting. I went in several times for […]
Are All Porcelain Veneers This Expensive?
Hello there, I saw my dentist because I wanted some cosmetic dentistry done. I was interested in getting some porcelain veneers on my upper teeth. I figured it was faster and cheaper than orthodontic work. However, my general dentist quoted me over $9,000! That price does not even cover all the dental work I would […]
My CEREC Crown Doesn’t Match My Teeth!
Hello there, I chose to get a CEREC crown because then I’d only need one appointment. I thought I would get the best match going with CEREC. I thought everything looked fine, but then when I got home, I realized that the color was off. It looked a lot brighter that the rest of the […]
Can I Ask My Family Dentist for Porcelain Veneers?
Hi there, I opted for a porcelain veneer to repair a chipped tooth. Previously, I’d had bonding on this tooth, but it wore off. My family dentist recommended a crown, but I didn’t want anything invasive to fix a small chip. My dentist made my veneer and I came in for a try-in. It looked […]
My CEREC Crown Won’t Stay On?
Hello, I got a same-day CEREC crown about a year ago. Since then, it has fallen out several times. Fed up, I went to see a different dentist, who gave the crown a new setting. Despite the new dentist’s efforts, my crown still keeps falling out! He says he wants to redo it in porcelain […]