Over time, absolutely everyone needs a bit of restorative dentistry. Natural wear and tear, decay, and accidents can leave any smile looking and feeling far from its best. Luckily for the people of Venice, Tarpon Shores Dental is home to a restorative dentistry specialist, Dr. R. Scott Thompson. Using only the strongest, most-natural looking materials and state-of-the-art technology, he can make even the most compromised smile look like new again. Whether you have a small cavity or haven’t been to the dentist in years, he can help you design and reclaim a beautiful smile in the best way possible.
And, if you are missing any number of teeth, Tarpon Shores Dental also offers all-inclusive dental implant care. No matter the size of the gaps in your smile, he can provide you with beautiful, permanent teeth replacement to rebuild your smile for a lifetime.
In short, if your smile is in need of a little help, we’re more than ready to meet your needs. Your only regret will be not coming to see us sooner, so contact us today for an appointment.
A dental crown is a tooth-shaped “cap” that simply fits over the top of a damaged tooth, and with it, we can repair a large cavity, hold a weakened tooth together, restore a broken tooth, or even cosmetically enhance a misshapen or undersized tooth. They are specially-designed for every patient, and we can even attach them to additional prosthetic teeth to create a bridge to replace one or more missing teeth in a row.
Dentures, in one form or another, have been used for generations to help patients dealing with multiple missing teeth. Now, they are smaller, sleeker, and more natural-looking than ever. With partial dentures, we can replace numerous missing teeth located around the mouth, and with full dentures, we can instantly bring back an entire arch. We also offer implant-retained dentures so that our patients can enjoy the most secure and consistent fit possible.
While our primary goal is to help our patients preserve their natural teeth for as long as possible, sometimes, the best thing we can do to protect their oral and overall health is simply remove one. An extraction is often necessary if:
If you have a chipped, cracked, or broken tooth, simply leaving it alone can create even bigger problems in the future. At Tarpon Shores Dental, you can fully repair a tooth in just one visit thanks to our CEREC in-house technology. Now, you don’t have to deal with multiple visits, a messy impression, or an unreliable temporary simply to take care of your teeth. We can give you a complete crown in just about an hour, and it will be just as good as any crown made in a lab.
When it comes to replacing missing teeth, nothing does it better than dental implants. They are the only treatment that restores a tooth both above and below the gum line, delivering results that are virtually indistinguishable from nature. If you’re ready to finally say goodbye to the gaps in your smile or your unreliable denture, than our implant expert, Dr. Thompson, has the solution you’ve been looking for. At Tarpon Shores Dental, you’ll receive care from a world-renowned doctor who has literally written the book on rebuilding smiles.
For many years, metal fillings were the only choice people had to restore their teeth after getting cavities. Those days are long gone! At Tarpon Shores Dental, Dr. Thompson provides tooth-colored fillings that blend in perfectly with your smile so no one will know you’ve had dental work. These fillings also protect the long-term health of your teeth better than metal because we know that you want a smile that looks and feels great now, and in the future as well.