Your teeth are designed to last for a lifetime, but that doesn’t always happen. Thankfully, several advancements in dentistry have led to more options than ever to treat damaged teeth. However, two treatments continue to hold a commonplace in restorative care because they have generations of proven success. Dental crowns and fillings are often used to rehabilitate compromised teeth. Although they share many similarities, the difference between dental crowns and fillings is vast. Here’s a brief outline of each procedure and its benefits to make the best decision for your smile.
August 17, 2021
July 6, 2017
Do you feel insecure about the appearance of your teeth? If so, you are not alone as it is estimated one-third of adults feel the same way. Now, many are turning to cosmetic dentistry to gain a confident smile; however, you may feel that this is not the best option for you. Despite your hesitation, you can drastically improve your self-esteem and oral health with your cosmetic dentist in Jacksonville. At Larry Young Dental, Dr. Larry C. Young provides the tailored approach you need to transform your smile.
February 14, 2017
Tooth loss can ruin your facial appearance, jaw bone size and day to day speech and eating. When decay, oral injury, congenital defect or gum disease robs an individual of one or more teeth, Dr. Larry Young may recommend a dental implant in his Jacksonville practice. Stable and realistic in appearance and function, dental implants are true artificial teeth. No other tooth replacement option is quite like this modern dental marvel.
January 27, 2017
Your smile is important to your appearance and sense of confidence. You want to smile, laugh and speak in public, but gaps and crookedness make you feel ashamed. Metal braces seem like a terrible treatment option because of their appearance, and they can be very time-consuming. However, you do have a great alternative in Jacksonville: clear braces from Invisalign. They’re clear, comfortable, and removable, and best of all they craft healthy, beautiful smiles.
October 22, 2016
As an adult or older teen, your smile is important to how you look and to how confident you feel. You want the assurance to smile, laugh and speak in public, but orthodontic issues make you cover your mouth. Metal braces seem ugly, and the treatment, time-consuming, uncomfortable and inconvenient. Good news! You may have an alternative from your dentist in Jacksonville, Dr. Larry Young. It’s called Invisalign.