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By Thomas W. Kauffman, DDS
May 28, 2019
Category: Dental Procedures

The Benefits Of Same Day Dental Crowns

Need a crown today? Dental crowns are tooth-shaped "caps" that cover the outside of the teeth. You may need dental crowns if you have severe decay, broken teeth, root canal treatment, or cosmetic concerns. With the CEREC system, your dentist can place a permanent dental crown in just one visit! The treatment only takes about one hour and you will leave the same day with your new restoration. Dr. Thomas Kauffman (located in Atlanta, GA) offers same-day dental crowns to his patients.

What Are CEREC Crowns?

CEREC stands for CERamic REConstruction. It is a 3D chairside design and milling technology for dental practitioners to create crowns Dental Crownsright in the office. CEREC dental crowns are made using computer-assisted technology, a milling machine, and a solid block of ceramic. The state-of-the-art CEREC software creates an accurate, digital map of the teeth. This is used to design crowns that are metal-free, fit precisely, and feel like your natural teeth.

Benefits of CEREC Crowns

CEREC crowns are made of porcelain, which is natural-looking and strong. Your crown is designed to withstand wear and tear and will last for years to come. It will only take one appointment with your Downtown Atlanta dentist. It’s designed and milled right in the office! Say goodbye to temporary crowns and those follow-up visits. The results will look fabulous for years to come!

A Healthy Smile for Life

CEREC dental crowns can last a lifetime. To achieve this goal, you must maintain a high level of oral hygiene. Keep your smile healthy by flossing and brushing regularly—especially around the dental crowns. Mouth rinses also help. To prevent damage to your new CEREC dental crowns, avoid chewing hard foods, ice, or hard candy. Remember to visit your dental provider regularly for checkups and dental cleanings.

Get your dental crown today! Call Dr. Thomas Kauffman at (404) 524-1981 to schedule a dental consultation in Atlanta, GA, and get the smile you deserve. We want all our patients to have healthy, beautiful smiles! You will experience exemplary service and state-of-the-art care with Dr. Thomas Kauffman!