Do you have a decayed or missing tooth that ruins your smile? Do you want to restore your smile and confidence? Dental crowns and bridges in Alhambra can give you back your beautiful smile and confidence. At the dental facility of Dr. L. Andrew Mutch, you can have dental crowns or dental bridges depending on the condition of your teeth.
Dental restorations with the use of crowns and bridges restore the form and function of your teeth. These restorations have become very popular because they are simple and provide excellent aesthetic results.
Dental crowns are used when traditional procedures are not enough to restore a tooth’s form and function. Crowns treat several problems including a tooth that was filled previously and now has more filling than the actual tooth. It is also used on severely decayed tooth, discolored tooth, and tooth that has gone through root canal.
Dental bridges are used to replace a missing tooth or teeth. It restores your smile and improves your ability to speak and chew. It also maintains the shape of the face. Since it replaces missing teeth, force is distributed whenever you bite. It also prevents the shifting of remaining teeth into a different position.
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You deserve to have a beautiful smile that you can proudly show to the world. Do not let teeth imperfections affect your level of confidence and prevent you from showing your true potential. Let Dr. Mutch assess your teeth and determine the appropriate solution.
For more information on dental crowns and bridges, set up an appointment with Dr. Mutch today by calling 626-282-2552.
Gum disease if left untreated can worsen and ultimately lead to tooth loss. If you are an adult American, consider yourself lucky if you are free from gum disease. If you have it, then you are not alone. Millions of Americans have gum disease. Gum disease requires immediate treatment to prevent it from worsening. Periodontal treatment in Alhambra is provided by Dr. L. Andrew Mutch after a thorough assessment of the patient’s teeth and oral structures.
Gum Disease Treatments
Gum disease can range from simple gum inflammation to damage of the soft tissues which provide support to the teeth. This can eventually cause tooth loss. Depending on your needs, Dr. Mutch may utilize surgical or non-surgical treatments.
Scaling removes tartar found on the surface of the tooth or beneath gum tissues. Another non-surgical method of treating gum disease is through root planing. Roots of the teeth are smoothed out preventing tartar and plaque from sticking to the surface. Antibiotic may also be prescribed by Dr. Mutch to treat bacterial infection.
If non-surgical treatments do not work and the gum disease is severe, Dr. Mutch may resort to surgical treatments. Flap surgery or pocket reduction surgery lifts back a part of the tissue so that the roots of the teeth are exposed. Scaling and planing are then done. If the gum line is beginning to recede, damaged tissues can be replaced with the use of soft tissue grafts. Bone grafting, guided tissue regeneration, and enamel matrix derivative application may also be recommended.
For more information on periodontal treatment, consult Dr. Mutch today by calling 626-282-2552.
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