CEREC One-Visit DentistryLake Country Dental
The future of dentistry is here with CEREC technology. Gone are the days when cosmetic and restorative procedures required weeks of waiting for restorations to arrive
Using CEREC technology, dental restorations can be custom fabricated to blend into the shade and shape of your natural teeth in just one appointment. CEREC uses innovative CAD-CAM technology (Computer-Assisted Design—Computer-Assisted Manufacture) to custom fit and
CEREC Dental Crowns
At Lake Country Dental, we prescribe CEREC dental crowns (or caps) when the majority of the tooth surface becomes so badly damaged it is at risk for splitting. Dental crowns are used to help stabilize a tooth when more than 50% of the natural chewing surface has been lost.
CEREC dental crowns are made in the office in one visit, saving considerable time and inconvenience for the patient. Also, since CEREC crowns are made out of ceramic, they are durable and can be matched to the color of your existing teeth. CEREC restorations are the closest man-made equivalent to natural enamel. Think of it as “re-enameling” your tooth.
CEREC Inlays and Onlays
CEREC inlays and
An inlay is similar to a filling and lies inside the cusp tips (in the middle part) of the tooth. CEREC inlays are custom-made out of ceramic to fit the exact measurements of a prepared cavity and are then cemented into place. They are much harder and last longer than composite resin fillings.
Fabricated and placed just like an inlay,