What To Do If You Discover A Missing Or Loose Crown

  • March 25, 2020

Crowns on teeth are a common treatment option for damaged or decayed tooth enamel. The crowns are prosthetic restorations that are cemented on teeth, essentially replacing the visible portion of a tooth above the gum line. Although the crowns


Chipped A Tooth? Now What?

  • November 1, 2019

Did you know tooth enamel is harder than steel? The surface that protects your teeth is composed of 96 percent mineral, which is the highest percentage of any body tissue. When we bite down, teeth can exert an average of 200 pounds of pressure. Yet, we know


Are Crowns Good For Your Teeth? YES!

  • November 1, 2018

Looking back on dental history, crowns have been used for centuries to repair and replace teeth. Crowns have been made of all kinds of things. Seashells, stones, ivory, and animal teeth and bones are just a few examples. Today’s modern materials make crowns durable, practical, and natural in their appearance. At our Shorewood, IL office, dental crowns


Take Control of Your Teeth & Repair Your Smile

  • September 1, 2018

Life is full of ups and downs, but it’s reasonable that you wouldn’t feel like smiling every moment of every day. At the same time, your teeth should not be the reason you don’t want to smile. Its never too late to repair your smile! Over time,


Keep Smiling With One of Our Crowns, Bridges

  • May 11, 2018

Tooth decay can quickly become something much worse if you ignore it. The same is true for a broken or cracked tooth. We aim to repair teeth, to protect and preserve your smile. At our Shorewood, IL dentist office, we have two wonderful ways that can help you avoid


All The Ways We Can Restore Your Smile

  • January 26, 2018

Finding a dentist for restorative work is pretty much exactly what it sounds like: restoring your teeth as well as the way your smile looks and works. There are several restorative treatment options available to repair different dental and oral issues, including missing and failing


How To Choose The Best Restoration For Your Needs

  • November 26, 2017

Even just one missing teeth can cause a lot of discomfort and frustration. Aren’t you ready to kiss that discomfort goodbye? Look no further, as we offer tooth restoration near Joliet! If you need to rebuild one or more teeth to eat and talk normally again, restoring your teeth is the solution. Restoration is also vital to your dental


Crown Complications: What Can Go Wrong?

  • March 9, 2016

There are a lot of reasons why a tooth might need a dental crown. This can be due to excess decay, a root canal, damage, or even simply wear and tear. While they do a great job at protecting damaged teeth, dental crown complications are known to arise.


Reasons To Get A Dental Crown

  • November 17, 2015

Most people have heard of dental crowns – they’re one of the most common restorations in the industry. There are several reasons to get a dental crown, but it usually comes back to one thing: protecting a tooth and giving it a lifelike restoration. At Shorewood Family Dental Care we use our crowns to protect, preserve, restore, and beautify your teeth. They can do some wonderful things for your smile