Onlay Restorations in Midtown NYC

Onlay Restorations

What Are Onlay Restorations?

Onlays are similar to a crown, in which they go over the surface of a tooth and partially around the side. However, they are made from a solid material, which means they will last longer. They are generally the same color as your teeth.

Why Get Onlay Restorations?

There are a few reasons you may need your onlay restorations. Typically, these are:

  • Less Invasive than crowns

    Onlay restorations require less invasive tooth work than a crown, so is preferable if you wish to keep more of your tooth intact.

  • Onlays remain stable

    The solid material of the onlays means it does not shrink or diminish over time.

  • Specialized

    Onlays can be created from gold, as well as porcelain.

  • Invisible

    It is quite difficult to see an onlay, as it is indistinguishable from your tooth to the untrained eye.

The Process of Getting Onlay Restorations

As with inlays, onlay restorations will take two visits to your dentist. They will need to take measurements of the area that needs capping and the onlay will be created to this specification. At your next appointment the cementing of the onlay will be undertaken.

Why Choose Dr. Alex
Onlay Restorations In NYC

The staff at Dr. Alex’s practice are well versed in the issues or questions about onlay restorations, so you can be sure that whatever your question, they have the answer. Call  Dr Alex Midtown NYC dental offices today for more enquiries.

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