A smile make-over is an investment, but it is one that will last a lifetime. Your smile is important to you, not only because you feel good when you smile (did you know smiling releases chemicals in your brain that make you feel happy), but it feels good to know that you have a nice smile. An esthetic smile makes you feel confident. A beautiful smile also makes other people think you are confident, successful, and approachable. Now there is an easy and affordable way to instantly improve your looks with the Snap On Smile.
You may think that all dental crowns are created equal but it depends on what material they are made of. Certain materials are perfect for certain modalities while others aren’t. For instance, metal is very strong and is great for back molars that withstand a lot of chewing pressure, or perhaps bruxing (the grinding and clenching of teeth). Metal won’t crack, fracture, or wear like other materials. But metal is not esthetic, so you would not want to replace a front tooth with a metal crown. There are other types of materials more suitable for front teeth due to their esthetics. Today we discuss the Procera crown.
Occlusal equilibration is a dental treatment to help correct a bad bide. A bad bite is referred to as malocclusion. Malocclusion occurs when your upper and lower teeth do not come together in a harmonious manner. This can result in many problems. In order to correct or prevent these problems your dentist may suggest occlusal equilibration. Occlusal equilibration can include many tiny adjustments made to your teeth to alter your bite. Read on to find out more regarding occlusal equilibration.