(414) 332-8150
3970 N Oakland Ave, Ste 702
Shorewood, WI 53211
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General Dentistry

Prevention is a crucial part of maintaining excellent oral health. Our nearby dentist can provide the vital support your teeth need.

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Cosmetic Dentistry

Feeling lackluster about your look? Our cosmetic services are designed to turn your smile into a stunner.

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Restorative Dentistry

Restore decayed and damaged teeth with our comprehensive restorative dentistry services.

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Our team strives to meet all of you and your family’s dental needs. Take a look at our other treatment options!

A Tradition of Quality Dentistry

We welcome new patients!

At Shorewood Family Dentistry, you’re never just another patient. Instead, we strive to provide your entire family with thorough, comfortable, and truly exceptional, patient centered care. When it comes to our patients, we are committed to forming strong, trusting, and rewarding relationships that take your unique preferences into account, while helping you achieve the happy and healthy smile you deserve. Whether you need dental checkups for the whole family, a cosmetic dentistry solution, dental implants to address tooth loss, or immediate relief from pain and discomfort, you can contact our dental office in your area today. We will be happy to schedule your first appointment and start working towards your improved oral health and more confident smile.

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Dental Crowns – Shorewood, WI

Keep Your Damaged Teeth Safe

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There are numerous reasons ways that teeth can become damaged. Whether you hurt your tooth while playing contact sports, struggle with oral hygiene, or experienced an accident, your smile could be left vulnerable and become more likely to be damaged in the future. You might even end up with a dental emergency and need to have your tooth extracted! Fortunately, our team at Shorewood Family Dentistry offers top-notch dental crowns to keep your compromised teeth in good health. To learn more about dental crowns in Shorewood or to schedule an appointment, give us a call!

What is a Dental Crown?

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A dental crown is a customized “cap” that is made to fit over the bating surface of a damaged or weakened tooth. They can be made out of a variety of different materials, like gold, ceramic, and porcelain. This restoration is generally used for patients who have a:

  • Severely decayed tooth with a large filling
  • Broken tooth needing extra support
  • Tooth that has recently undergone root canal therapy
  • Missing tooth that has been replaced with a dental implant
  • Bridge that needs support from the adjacent teeth
  • Tooth that is misshapen or discolored.

The Process of Getting a Dental Crown

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The dental crown procedure is pretty straightforward. This usually takes place over just a few appointments. First, we will examine your smile to make sure that a dental crown is the best option to keep your tooth in excellent shape. Next, your tooth will be prepared by removing a thin layer of your enamel to make room for the crown to fit comfortably. An impression is then taken of your tooth and the surrounding gumline. This will be sent to the dental laboratory where your custom crown will be crafted just for you. As soon as your new crown is ready, we will give you a call to come back to the practice. In the meantime, you will be given a temporary crown to keep your tooth out of harm’s way. Once your crown is placed, it can last 15 years or more with proper care.

The Benefits of Getting a Dental Crown

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There are all sorts of benefits that you can expect from your dental crown. Here are just a few of them:

  • Increased comfort
  • Improved ability to chew
  • Prevents future dental issues
  • Can last upwards of 15 years
  • Appears natural
  • Customized for each patient

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Give Kids a Smile

Our team is proud to participate in the Marquette chapter of the national Give Kids a Smile (GKAS) program. This program proudly serves children in underserved populations across the US. GKAS and its volunteers provide oral hygiene products, dental health education, preventive screenings, and care for thousands of children each year. Since 2003, the program has cared for nearly 6 million children nationwide. Our local GKAS programs are conducted in partnership with the Marquette University School of Dentistry, and our nearby dental office relishes the opportunity to work with these future dental experts as well as helping children develop healthy smiles.

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