Restorative DentistryAn Overview
Restore Your Smile
Restorative dentistry focuses on the treatment of advanced dental concerns that compromise the function and health of your smile. These concerns include missing teeth, broken or damaged teeth, gum disease, and malocclusion. Restorative dentist Dr. Melissa Elliott can help build a strong oral foundation for a beautiful smile by addressing these oral health issues. Through comprehensive restorative and cosmetic dental treatments, Dr. Elliott can restore the beauty, function, and health to your smile.
Restorative Dental Treatments
No matter what your dental concerns are, we can create a treatment plan to help achieve optimal dental health. Our ultimate goal is to save the natural tooth. We offer a menu of general and restorative dentistry treatments to help us achieve that including:
Quite often, your treatment plan to restore oral health will overlap with one or more cosmetic dentistry treatments. This part is will ensure that your smile is not only healthy, but beautiful too. Dr. Elliott is an experienced cosmetic dentist who can design a smile that looks good and will boost your self-confidence.
About Our Dental Restorations
With advancements in dental technology, dental restorations are now more natural looking, comfortable, and durable. Modern dentistry allows for prosthetic teeth that are stable, secure and can restore up to 90% of your natural chewing ability. With proper oral hygiene, many dental restorations, such as dental implants, can last a lifetime.
Restorative Dentistry What to Expect
If you are experiencing one, or several advanced dental health concerns, Dr. Elliott can help to restore your oral health and give you back the confidence of a beautiful smile. During a personalized consultation, Dr. Elliott will take the time to listen to your concerns and cosmetic goals. Together, you will build a comprehensive and conservative dental treatment plan that will restore the function and health to your smile.
Your restorative dental consultation will include a thorough oral health exam. Dr. Elliott will examine your teeth, gums, bite, face and neck. Depending on your oral health and needs, Dr. Elliott may recommend a series of treatments including preventive, cosmetic and restorative procedures. Through comprehensive diagnosis, Dr. Elliott will recommend treatments, like a dental bridge or a dental crown, that will address the root of your oral health conditions. Treating the cause of your dental concerns with restorative treatments can help build a stable and healthy oral foundation for a lifetime of smiles.
The Cost of Treatment
We understand that paying for your dental care, especially restorative dental care, can be expensive and overwhelming. This is why we offer convenient payment options to meet your needs. Our staff will file your dental insurance at the time of your visit. Our goal is to maximize your insurance benefits and make any remaining balance easily affordable. Dr. Elliott participates with CareCredit for patients who may need to finance their treatments with convenient monthly payments. Investing in your oral health will allow you to live a better quality of life.
Schedule a Consultation
Get back to enjoying life with a natural looking smile that feels as good as it looks. To learn more about how Dr. Elliott can help you restore a functional smile with restorative dentistry in Bel Air, MD and surrounding communities, schedule an appointment with Harford County Dentistry.