This message from Allen Park Dental Care looks at one of the miracles of modern dentistry: the dental restoration. Let’s pretend you are a biomedical engineer working in the field of dentistry before the introduction of dental restorations. The men and women of your generation who have missing or damaged teeth want to repair or […]
Dental crowns are restorations that are cemented over a tooth that has been repaired, and we place a lot of them at Allen Park Dental Care. While the cement is strong and reliable, crowns have been known to come off. It may have loosened or come off while brushing or flossing, or eating something sticky. Here […]
If you’re researching smile redesigns, you’ve probably heard that cosmetic dentistry can give you a ‘perfect smile’ or a ‘celebrity smile.’ Are these superlatives simply exaggerations? At Allen Park Dental Care, we invite you to judge for yourself. Since each patient has unique needs, a smile makeover may involve one of several procedures, such as: […]
Dental crowns have been around for millennia and are still used to restore smiles today. Ancient dentists used ivory, bone, and seashells to make crowns for teeth. Evidence of gold crowns dates from 200 A.D. Porcelain crowns appeared in the 1800s. With the advancement of metal casting techniques in the 1900s, crown technology took a […]
We are Greg & Joanne Szalai of Szalai & Szalai DDS in Allen Park. Szalai & Szalai DDS offers multiple cosmetic dental procedures for creating brilliant smiles. Two of the most popular procedures are dental crowns and porcelain veneers. Many patients don’t understand the difference between the two. Generally, a crown strengthens a compromised tooth while […]
Here at Szalai & Szalai DDS we approach all your dental needs from two separate angles – what we can do in our Allen Park office and what you can do at home. For example, tooth whitening and correcting discoloration can be treated in our office or at home. Here in the office there are […]
Detroit endodontists, oral surgeons, and general dentists use dental crowns (sometimes called caps) in many restorative treatments. A crown adds strength to a tooth that has a large filling or has been injured, a crown can correct bite misalignments, and a crown is usually necessary after a root canal. In a dental implant procedure, attaching […]
Dental crowns have been around a long time, but they continue to play an important role in Allen Park cosmetic dentistry. A dental crown, often called a cap, covers the visible part of the tooth.