A New Tooth, Made to Order in Under an Hour

Curated News:

By Timberlake Dental curated from New York Times

“…the dentist said, if I could spare an hour he could make a crown and put it in, right then and there…”

See full article on New York Times


This article is a good introduction to Cerec Technology, which we use at Timberlake Dental.  It allows us to, for many patients who need a crown, produce one in an hour, right here in our office.  Basically, computerized equipment scans the site where a crown is needed, and based on advanced techniques provides the data necessary to grind out solid porcelain to create the new crown.  The new crown is created in a backroom by the Cerec equipment.  You are able to receive a new, complete crown in one visit.