Do I Need a Crown?

Dr. Paul L. Evans may suggest a crown if your tooth is weak, or needs to be held together, or because the tooth is broken or severely worn down. The doctor may also recommend a crown to help hold a bridge in place, or to protect a tooth that has had a root canal. Crowns might also be used to... read more »

Details About Having a Broken Tooth Restored with a Crown

A hard fall or blow to the face can sometimes be so severe that it damages or breaks your tooth. If you have a broken tooth and its internal structures are still sound, our Paul L. Evans, DDS team might recommend restoring the enamel layer of the tooth with a dental crown in Grass Valley, California. Dental crowns effectively replace... read more »

Make Sure to Include Your New Crown in Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine

Your new crown restores the full function and appearance of a tooth that was fractured, damaged or suffered from severe tooth decay. Even though your new crown is made from materials that are not subject to tooth decay, it will still need to be included in your daily oral hygiene routine. Bacteria, food particles, residual sugar in the mouth develop... read more »