CEREC is a sophisticated CAD/CAM (Computer Aided Design/Computer Aided Machining) system for the production of all-ceramic inlays, onlays, crowns, veneers for both anterior (front) and posterior (back) teeth.
Periodontal Therapy is needed to treat swelling, soreness or infection of the tissues supporting the teeth. These include gingivitis which is inflammation of the gums and periodontitis which is inflammation and disease of the tooth supporting tissues.
A veneer is a thin layer of porcelain made to fit over the front surface of a tooth, like a false fingernail fits over a nail. Sometimes a natural colour ‘composite’ material is used instead of porcelain.
What is a Crown? A Crown is an artificial restoration that fits over the remaining part of a prepared tooth, making it strong and giving it the shape of a natural tooth. A crown is sometimes known as a ‘cap’. What is a Post Crown? In root-filled teeth it may be necessary to insert a post before placing a…