February 12, 2018
Both restorative dentistry (like dental crowns) and orthodontic treatment (like braces) are common procedures. So there’s a good chance that you or a family member will need both at some point in your lifetime.
Fortunately, you can get braces if you have a dental crown.
Here’s what you should know about dental crowns and braces in Marietta.
There may be some cosmetic damage.
Pressure from braces or even leftover cement can cause a little scratching on a dental crown. This isn’t noticeable if the crowned tooth is in the back of your smile. But fixing the damage is often as simple as a little polishing. Braces shouldn’t damage a crown so much that it has to be replaced. (more…)