Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Oral cancer awareness month, Chester Springs, PA Chipped, cracked, and fractured teeth can happen to anyone at any age. Patients may experience tooth damage due to poor oral hygiene, trauma, and age. No matter the reason, cosmetic dentist Dr. Jason Petkevis offers solutions for patients with damaged teeth. In order to treat your smile effectively, it is important to understand what caused your tooth damage. Dr. Petkevis performs a comprehensive exam to determine if any underlying problems have to lead to chips, fractures, or cracks in the teeth. If treatment is needed, Dr. Petkevis will work with you to plan out a treatment that works for you. Damaged teeth may lead to:
  • Cavities
  • Tooth sensitivity
  • Infection
  • Tooth decay
  • Pain or discomfort
  • Tooth loss

Solutions for Damaged Teeth

Finding a solution for your damaged teeth can prevent a more complex dental problem from developing. When finding the ideal solution for your needs, Dr. Petkevis take into account your dental goals, your concerns, your overall oral health, and your lifestyle. To repair damaged teeth, Our Chester Springs dental office offers dental bonding and dental crowns.
  • Dental Bonding: Dental bonding helps seal out tooth decay. The bonding material can be molded, shaped, and color match to resemble your natural teeth. Dental bonding can be an ideal solution for patients with minor chips and cracks.
  • Dental Crown. Dental crowns are usually made of porcelain for their durable and able to resemble your natural teeth.  A dental crown acts as a cap that fits securely on the tooth.
Our Chester Springs dental office offers a range of cosmetic and restorative dentistry services to repair damaged teeth. Dr. Petkevis believes that prevention is key in dentistry. We like to inform patients of the proper practices to keep their smile healthy and avoid the development of complex dental problems and dental concerns. We suggest that patients visit our Chester Springs dental office twice a year for preventive care visits. During preventive care visits, Dr. Petkevis will perform an exam to thoroughly check the teeth, gums, jawbone, and mouth for any signs of dysfunction. Dr. Petkevis may be able to catch any early signs and prevent tooth damage in the future.

Visit Our Chester Springs Dental Office

We offer a range of dental services to improve the quality of your smile. If you are suffering from damage teeth, schedule an appointment with cosmetic dentists Dr. Petkevis. Patients can contact our Chester Springs dental office to schedule an appointment.

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