Crowns in Spring, TX
Located in Spring, TX, and serving The Woodlands, Houston, and the surrounding Texas communities, the dental office of Emily E. Graham, DDS offers crowns to local residents requiring family dentistry.
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What Are Dental Crowns?
Dental crowns, also known as caps, are recommended for patients who have teeth that require additional protection. The crown is customized to fit the shape of your existing tooth and is most often used to protect a weak or cracked tooth. Crowns may also be recommended for cosmetic purposes, such as for a broken tooth or for teeth that cannot be whitened with other procedures. Dental crowns may also be used with other appliances, such as bridges and implants.
What Is the Procedure for Dental Crowns?
Dr. Graham provides professional guidance that helps you choose a crown material that is right for you. Your options may include porcelain, stainless steel, gold, alloys, resin, and ceramic, and you should consider the aesthetics, cost, and durability of each material.
Crowns typically require two appointments with Dr. Graham. During your first appointment, your natural tooth is prepared for the crown, and a mold is taken of the tooth. Dr. Graham may put a temporary crown on your tooth until your permanent crown is ready.
During the second appointment, Dr. Graham checks the permanent crown for fit and may make adjustments to the crown or your natural tooth. The crown is permanently adhered to your natural tooth with a special adhesive.
Dr. Graham may recommend a follow-up visit to check the function, fit, and comfort of the crown.
What After-Care for Dental Crowns Does Dr. Graham Recommend?
Temporary dental crowns require the most after-care because these appliances are not permanently adhered to your natural tooth. You should minimize the amount of chewing on the side of your mouth with the temporary crown. Sticky, chewy foods and hard, crunchy foods should also be avoided, as these can loosen the temporary crown. Dr. Graham will show you how to floss with a temporary crown.
Once you receive your permanent crown, maintain healthy oral hygiene and regular check-ups with Dr. Graham. If you experience any tenderness, pain, difficulty chewing, or other symptoms, contact our office to schedule a follow-up appointment with Dr. Graham.
Learn more about our family dentistry services.
- Dental Bridges
- Dental Fillings
- Dental Hygiene
- Dental Implants
- Dental Sealants
- Dental X-Rays
- Fluoride Treatment
- Oral Cancer Screenings
- OraCare™ Mouth Rinse
- Pediatric Dentistry
- Root Canals
- Sedation Dentistry
- Teeth Cleaning
- Tooth Extraction
Our other dental services include the following:
Why Should I Choose Dr. Emily E. Graham, DDS as My Family Dentistry Provider?
Dr. Emily E. Graham, DDS is a recognized leader in the field of oral healthcare. In 2000, she was honored with the Texas Dental Association New Dentist Leadership Award, and today she is a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry. She takes great pride in giving her patients the highest level of oral healthcare in a compassionate way.
How Much Do Dental Crowns Cost in Spring, TX?
The cost of crowns varies by patient. The best way to find out how much your crowns will cost is to schedule a consultation with Dr. Graham.
Many dental insurance plans cover crowns, so you may only need to pay a portion of the cost. Every policy is unique, though, so we will need to review your individual coverage to determine how much you may need to pay out of pocket.
Because we are committed to providing every patient with the highest quality in oral healthcare, we offer financing through CareCredit®. You can even be pre-approved before your consultation appointment. We also accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.
If you pay in full on the day of your services, you receive a 5% discount!
Schedule Your Dental Crowns Consultation with Dr. Emily E. Graham, DDS Today!
Please call 281-407-4561 today to schedule your free initial consultation! At the dental office of Emily E. Graham, DDS, we have a vision to achieve radiant smiles while building relationships based on integrity and commitment to our patients’ care. Our team of top-notch dental professionals recognizes that each patient has unique requirements and desires. Our services have improved the lives of people from in and around Spring and The Woodlands, including residents of Houston. We specialize in dental services for adults, children, and teenagers, and we are committed to helping you have the smile you deserve.