Dental One Associates of Annapolis
2623 Housley Road, Gateway Village, Annapolis, MD 21401

Face the Facts about Dental Crowns and Bridges

Are you ashamed of your smile because some of your teeth are damaged or missing? Luckily, you have many choices to improve your smile and confidence. While both cosmetic dentistry veneers and cosmetic dental bonding are the newest kinds of treatments, two more traditional and stronger options are dental crowns and bridges. Discover how crowns and bridges can make you happy with your smile for life.

Discover Dental Crowns

Dental crowns cover a tooth that’s been badly damaged to enhance its look and strength. Crowns can be made out of tooth-colored ceramic or porcelain to look just like natural teeth, as well as gold and metal alloys that are the strongest and best for back teeth. Your family dentist Annapolis can help you choose the best type for you.

The Beauty of Bridges

While dental crowns cover a tooth, bridges are used to replace one or several missing teeth. If not replaced, the gaps they leave in your smile can cause surrounding teeth to shift and misalign your bite. Bridges are bonded onto the natural teeth or implants around the gap, which serve to anchor them into place. Bridges also come in a variety of materials, including the porcelain or ceramic that can be colored to resemble your natural teeth. Your family dentist Annapolis can recommend the best material based on the location of the bridge, your aesthetic needs, and your budget.

The Last Word on How Long They Last

Thanks to great advances in dentistry, both crowns and bridges are strong enough to last a lifetime, as long as they receive proper care. And both of these options are considered to be more durable and stronger than either cosmetic dental bonding or cosmetic dentistry veneers. The way to keep in top condition is with good oral hygiene at home and regular visits to the dentist for check-ups, cleanings, and any needed repair.

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Annapolis, call Dental One Associates of Annapolis today at (410) 793-4922 or make an appointment.

Dental One Associates offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Annapolis. With 12 affiliated practices throughout Maryland, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Dental One Associates of Annapolis, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Dental One Associates of Annapolis.

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Patient Reviews
Great service gets the job done
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The were ready for me shortly after arrival. The dentist was able to effectively explain the rationale for the procedure. He seemed very efficient and we were done quickly. He used state of the art […]
Dan N.
I am very pleased to hear from a coworker the results of his appointment. He was very apprehensive about going for his cleaning. This individual is a cigar smoker and his teeth were stained. Let’s […]
Ronald P.
Dr. Khleif was amazing. I was told I needed an operation by my dentist, Dr. Bjorklund, and he was able to fit me into his schedule with no problem. He was kind and explained the procedure so I knew […]
Kaitlin B.
Always getting good service.
Petra W.
Good service
Paranthaman C.
All personnel were very nice…very competent
Davey W.
Always have a positive visit
Zachary L.
Good work!
Edward W.
Everything handled expertly
Barbara W.
Dr Sagafi is great! Always a wonderful experience with her and her team
Chrystal T.
Jennifer was personable, friendly, informative, and performs her job very well
Nancy H.
Best Dentist in the World–Dr. Val! Warm, friendly and efficient office staff. Extremely positive experience from my first and the quick appointment I was given for my dental problem.
Rebecca R.
Over the last 60 years or so that I’ve been going to the dentist, I’ve lived in 24 different places in the U.S. and overseas, and the level of care at Dental 1 is the best I’ve found.
John K.
Friendly professional service
Jutta K.
Really nice staff
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My husband and i both go to Dental One Associates in Annapolis and have been very happy with our Dds/hygienist. Dr.B and Jen are great! Jen is thorough, and very knowledgable. She ALWAYS has a […]
Cat R.
Doctor Sagafi has been very helpful, and the staff is very nice.
Azhar I.
I am put at ease by everyone there. Everyone is very professional and friendly.
Elaine C.
Dr. Sagafi is pleasant, professional, and very friendly with my four kids. She is calm and gentle, and every visit with her is easy and happy. She’s the best.
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We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (410) 793-4922
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