Smile by Stone

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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Smile by Stone
...Whether you are looking for information on implants, teeth whitening, crowns, preventive care, and smile gallery you can learn more about all of your options from our services page...

Dental Services
Smile By Stone is proud to offer the following dental services to help maintain and improve your teeth: Prevention Family Dentistry Smile Design Teeth Whitening Deep Bleaching Deep Bleaching and Simple Bonding Tooth Colored Fillings Porcelain Veneers Dental Implants Implant Supported Crowns Crowns and Bridges Neuromuscular Dentistry Painless Shots / Injections – highly appreciated! PerioProtect Contact Our Lansing Dental Office For information about these or any other procedures, we hope you’ll contact us directly in order to set up a risk-free consultation at our Lansing Dental office...

Cosmetic Dentistry
... Dental Crowns and Bridges If you are suffering from missing or damaged teeth, Dr...

Dental Crowns
Home >Services >Crowns and Bridges If you suffer from damaged or missing teeth, custom dental crowns and bridges placed by Dr...

Dental Implants
...Scott Stone refers his patients to an exceptional specialist to place your implants; he can then restore them with crowns, bridges, and dentures of exceptional appearance and quality...

Dental Crowns and Bridge Work
...When teeth are damaged from decay, weak from large fillings, worn or broken down, crowns can be used to give you back healthy functional teeth...

Implant Supported Crowns
When a tooth is loose and unsalvageable implant supported crowns are an excellent option...

Dental Laminate Veneers
... For side and back teeth that are cosmetically or structurally damaged, dental crowns will probably be the recommended treatment option...

Dental Crowns Aftercare
Dental crowns are incredibly long-lasting, durable dental restorations used to improve the appearance, size, shape, and strength of a tooth...

Instant Orthodontics
... Porcelain veneers are often combined with other treatments such as dental crowns and bridges...

Treating Tooth Decay with Partial Fillings
...For these patients in Lansing, dental crowns can treat the tooth and restore it to its natural function...

Our Dentist
...Whether it be through adult orthodontics, implants, bonding, deep bleaching, veneers or crowns...

Cosmetic and General Dentistry
...These procedures include: Cleanings & Oral Exams, to keep your teeth and gums healthy, and catch early signs of dental disease Cosmetic Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Extractions, to remove unhealthy teeth that cannot be saved Fillings, to restore decayed teeth Inlays & Onlays, to fill teeth with larger cavities Invisalign Clear Aligners, for highly discreet orthodontic treatment Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect a dangerous disease that can be cured if caught early Orthodontic Treatment, to move teeth into the right position Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to rescue diseased teeth Sealants, to help prevent cavities Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile TMD Treatment, for pain in the jaw area that can interfere with biting and chewing Tooth-Colored Fillings, for a completely natural, healthy look Tooth Decay Prevention, so you keep your natural teeth as long as possible When to Visit the Dentist Many people only go to the dentist when something is wrong and this is unfortunate...

Pediatric Dentistry
...The crowns (tops) of the permanent teeth actually push against the roots of the baby teeth, causing them to resorb, or melt away...

Dental Services We Offer To Help Your Smile
...Common restorative dentistry options include: Dental fillings Onlays/inlays Crowns and bridges Dental implants Dentures Gum and Root Canal Care Your gums, as well as the structures within the tooth, also require special care from time to time...

When Are Crowns And Bridges Needed?
...One popular method of replacing a missing tooth is through the use of crowns and bridges, which are offered by Dr...

Crowns & Bridgework
...When crafted from today's high-tech porcelains (dental ceramics), crowns are virtually indistinguishable from natural teeth...

Gummy Smiles
...Afterwards, the worn-down teeth would usually be restored with porcelain crowns or veneers...

Inlays & Onlays
...Since dentistry's goal is to preserve as much of your natural tooth structure as possible, inlays and onlays may be recommended instead of crowns when a tooth can be restored with this more conservative type of treatment...

Porcelain Veneers
...And if you have lost a lot of tooth structure from decay or trauma (or a particularly severe grinding habit), it might be better to restore your teeth with porcelain crowns that cover the entire tooth...

Tooth Wear
...Depending on the situation, this can be done with bonding, veneers, or crowns...

Cosmetic Gum Surgery
...This causes a cosmetic problem because root surfaces, which have no enamel covering, tend to appear more yellow than the crowns of your teeth...

Gum Grafting
...Exposed tooth roots can make your teeth look overly “long,” and they also generally appear somewhat darker than your pearly white crowns...

Eating Disorders & Oral Health
...But the damage can be repaired with various restorative techniques including veneers and/or crowns...

Oral Piercings
...Teeth that have already been restored (with crowns, for example) may be even more prone to damage...

Stress & Oral Habits
...And dental work such as crowns and fillings may get damaged...

Digital Dental Impressions
...It's possible to identify any additional prep work required for new crowns, veneers and fillings right then and there; to implement any needed changes; and to rescan the tooth to create a new series of images and 3D model...

Same-Day Crowns (CAD/CAM)
...But these days, there's a much more convenient alternative: same-day crowns made in the dental office...

Top Reasons to Choose Dental Implants
...Two, four or more implants can be used to support multiple crowns, or even an entire arch of upper or lower replacement teeth...

Root Canal Retreatment
...After you are anesthetized (usually with a numbing shot), any restorations presently on your tooth — crowns, for example — will be altered to provide access to the root canal filling material...

Root Canal Treatment
...Restorations can take many forms, from traditional gold crowns to tooth replicas made of high-tech tooth-colored material...

Cosmetic & General Dentistry
...These procedures include: Cleanings & Oral Exams, to keep your teeth and gums healthy, and catch early signs of dental disease Cosmetic Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Extractions, to remove unhealthy teeth that cannot be saved Fillings, to restore decayed teeth Inlays & Onlays, to fill teeth with larger cavities Invisalign Clear Aligners, for highly discreet orthodontic treatment Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect a dangerous disease that can be cured if caught early Orthodontic Treatment, to move teeth into the right position Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to rescue diseased teeth Sealants, to help prevent cavities Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile TMD Treatment, for pain in the jaw area that can interfere with biting and chewing Tooth-Colored Fillings, for a completely natural, healthy look Tooth Decay Prevention, so you keep your natural teeth as long as possible When to Visit the Dentist Many people only go to the dentist when something is wrong...

Pediatric Dentistry
...The crowns (tops) of the permanent teeth actually push against the roots of the baby teeth, causing them to resorb, or melt away...

Technology
...By combining 3-D digital imaging and computer-aided design and manufacturing technology, it's now possible to have permanent crown restorations completed in a single day — much better than leaving the office with temporary crowns and coming back weeks later for permanent ones! Cone Beam CT Imaging...