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If you have questions about dental crowns, then our dentists, Drs. Hendrix and Amundson, are more than happy to help you. The more you know about the restoration, the better. So, they are happy to give you the answers you’re looking for by providing the answers to commonly asked questions about dental crowns, which are:

Q: What are dental crowns?
A: They are caps that look just like natural teeth. They replace the tooth enamel, cover the entire visible portion of the tooth, and can restore the tooth’s health, function and beauty.

Q: What is the treatment process?
A: First, your dentist will numb the mouth and trim the tooth enamel of the treated tooth. Second, she will make impressions of the smile and a crown can then be crafted. Third, your dentist will place a temporary crown over the tooth while you wait. Fourth, she will remove the temporary crown and cement the new crown into place once it is ready.

Q: What can a dental crown do for me?
A: It can protect a weak tooth, hold together a broken tooth, help a severely worn-down or damaged tooth, improve the appearance of a tooth and more.

Call Monticello Dental Center today at 763-263-7100 if you have additional questions or if you would like to know more. Our dental team will be more than happy to tell you all about dental crowns in Big Lake, Minnesota, so please reach out to us as your earliest convenience!