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Have you been told you may need a dental crown or a restoration, but are unsure what it is or what they do? If so, you have come to the right place! Not everyone is familiar with dental terminology, which is why Dr. Rick Jackomis with Rick Jackomis, DDS in Sterling, Virginia, is happy to provide insight on dental crowns and why they are popular to use when it comes to restoring a tooth.

Dental crowns have many purposes in the dental field. Here are some ways a dental crown can be used to restore a tooth:

-To attach a dental bridge
-To repair a broken tooth that has been cracked or damaged
-To cover and protect a weak tooth
-To protect a tooth damaged by a large amount of tooth decay
-To complete a dental implant restoration

There you can see how dental crowns can be used to help your oral health in several ways. Depending on your unique needs and situation, a dental crown might be the right path for your particular needs. If you think dental crowns could be best for you, please call 703-444-9244 today and set up an appointment. Our team stands ready to assist you with any of your oral health care needs.