Crown Lengthening: Preparing Smiles for Cosmetic Restorative Care

crown-picA crown is a custom-made restoration to renew a badly decayed or structurally unsound tooth. I’m  Dr. Lee Fitzgerald, and at my Plano dental center, I design and place beautiful, natural-looking all-porcelain crowns to renew my patients’ smiles. Adequate tooth structure must be available beyond the gum line for proper fit, function, and appearance of custom restorations. That’s where crown lengthening comes in. [Read more...]