At Smiles4OC, our dentists, Drs. Thomas J. Rolfes, Christina T. Do, Cary J. Dunne, and Timothy J. Rolfes, work hard to provide quality restorations for patients in addressing imperfections and breakage of the natural teeth. Porcelain crowns are a common restoration used by dental professionals in the Costa Mesa, California area to restore a tooth. Learn more about dental crowns and find out if they are right for you!
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Same day crown with Dr. Rolfes
Digital scanning is where we eliminate the need for the old impression which is sometimes called the goopy impressions.
It takes a 3D impression of a patient’s teeth.
With digital scanning you take a 3D accurate impression and send it to the im-house mill which will design the crown and prepare it for the patient on the same day.
Yes, we are able to prepare the tooth, scan it, mill the crown on the same day and send the patient home with the final crown all in one visit.
- A dental crown may be fabricated to cover a dental implant to replace a missing tooth
- A dental crown may cover a tooth that has recently undergone root canal therapy, ensuring better strength and protection
- A dental crown may be created to fit over a tooth that has had an extremely large cavity which may affect the integrity of the natural tooth
- A dental crown may be bonded to false teeth to create a dental bridge