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Veneers are thin shells that are custom made out of tooth-colored material and placed over your teeth. There are two types of veneers: porcelain veneers and composite resin veneers. Porcelain veneers are made in a laboratory and then placed on your teeth. A veneer placed on top of your teeth can easily and greatly ...Read more
Dental inlay: In dentistry, an inlay is an indirect restoration (filling) consisting of a solid substance (as gold or porcelain) fitted to a cavity in a tooth and cemented into place.An onlay is the same as an inlay, except that it extends to replace a cusp. Crowns are onlays which completely cover all surfaces of a tooth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Inlay preparation: During the preparation needless loss of tooth structure to eliminate gross undercut areas is needed to be avoided. Directly placed composite or light cured glass ionomer restorative can eliminate the undercut areas and create a conducive cavity form for insertion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What happens if it seems like the inlay I got done seems a little to big? Flossing gets hard because its too big. How can this be fixed?
Limitations: The National Health System, also known as Medicaid, is limited by both federal and state regulations as to procedure coverage. As such, every state has slightly different parameters for coverage. Your question would be best answered by seeing a Dentist indoor state that provides Medicare treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dental inlay: In dentistry, an inlay is an indirect restoration (filling) consisting of a solid substance (as gold or porcelain) fitted to a cavity in a tooth and cemented into place.An onlay is the same as an inlay, except that it extends to replace a cusp. Crowns are onlays which completely cover all surfaces of a tooth. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
When getting an inlay or onlay placed, how long does it take for the impression to be ready from the lab?
I got a inlay in one of my tooth and it has a slight high bite and there is sensitivity when I chew there. What does the sensitivity mean?
Yes.: If a urethral stricture does not respond to dilation or incision (dviu), a surgery can be performed called a urethroplasty to remove the scarred segment of tissue. After excision, the two ends of the urethra are brought together. If this is not possible because the distance is too long, a graft of tissue is placed to substitute for the urethra in that region. ...Read more
Inlay and filling: Was your inlay placed recently? Is that a final restoration (not temporary)? Do you feel "scared" because of pain on doing so, or are just not sure if that is okay to use it already for chewing? If your inlay was bonded or cemented with a final bond/cement, then the treatment is to help you function (chew) again and better--than without them. Avoid chewing on a temporary inlay however. ...Read more
It depends: Once the amalgam has been removed and all caries excavated, a bonded inlay or onlay can be made with minimum additional tooth reduction, unfortunately when there are caries present you may have to remove some healthy tooth as well, your dentist will do his best to keep as much healthy structure as possible. Do not worry too much. [email protected] ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Likely PFMs: How old are they? Is the color mostly at the gums? Pfm's are porcelain fused to metal crowns so there is a layer of metal under the pocelain that can transmit light through the porcelain where it is thin. If this is the case then you could have them replaced with metal free crowns for esthetics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Metal: The metal crowns are more durable than the porcelain crowns. ...Read more
Speak to Ur Dentist: Call your dentist and let him\her know you are still uncomfortable and ask if you need to be seen back in the office to have it evaluated or whether you should wait it out awhile longer. The big deciding factor here is whether or not it is slowly getting better or not. ...Read more
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