All-Porcelain Crowns in Plano with Dr. Fitzgerald

crown-picYou have a misshapen or severely decayed front tooth, leaving you hesitant to smile genuinely or laugh sincerely. Healthy, white teeth make for confident, beautiful smiles; but significant decay and discoloration, as well as chips, cracks, breaks, or even missing teeth can keep us hiding in the shadows.

Dr. Fitzgerald recommends porcelain crowns to protect teeth from additional damage and to mask dental blemishes. Porcelain crowns can be exactly matched to the color of your teeth, creating a natural-looking, seamless smile solution for both esthetics and fortification. [Read more...]

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...]

Your All-White Smile: A Focus on Functional Esthetics

All-white smileYour smile is a reflection of your inner beauty, personality, and distinctive style. The role of dentistry is to improve, never diminish, your smile’s appearance and function. In the past, treatments to strengthen compromised teeth often resulted in esthetically unappealing metal dental work that detracted from a person’s appearance. I’m Dr. Lee Fitzgerald, a top cosmetic and restorative dentist serving Plano, Dallas, and surrounding areas. I offer esthetically pleasing dental solutions to protect smiles and enhance natural beauty.

Functional esthetics is the art and science of creating smiles that look as good as they feel. I use tooth-colored fillings and all-porcelain crowns at my boutique dental practice to beautifully renew teeth damaged by decay, disease, trauma, and extreme wear. Today’s modern restorative therapies let me improve your dental health while retaining your smile’s all-important, all-white appearance. [Read more...]