RESTORATIVE DENTISTRY IN LA JOLLA
Serving the San Diego Area
Restorative dentistry refers to a group of treatments and procedures designed to rehabilitate damaged, decayed or missing teeth. With healthy, strong teeth, you can enjoy optimal chewing and speaking ability, a normal looking smile and more self-confidence.
Modern advances in restorative dentistry enable Dr. Jacob Russell to restore health and beauty to the teeth quickly, affordably and with minimal or no discomfort. Individuals seeking restorative dentistry treatment in La Jolla and the surrounding San Diego areas trust that Dr. Russell can deliver excellent results and world class patient care.
Restorative Dentistry Treatments
If one or more of your natural teeth are decayed, chipped, cracked, worn, stained or missing, you might be a suitable candidate for restorative dentistry. Dr. Russell offers a wide range of restorative treatments, including the following:
- Dental implants to permanently replace missing teeth
- Dental crowns to encapsulate and add strength to a damaged tooth
- Dental bridges to close the gap between two teeth (left by a missing tooth)
- Dental bonding to conceal small structural problems (e.g., chips, cracks, stains)
- Tooth-colored fillings for teeth damaged by cavities
Why Choose Dr. Russell
One of the wisest ways to ensure the success of your restorative dentistry treatment is to select the right dentist to perform it. There are many reasons why La Jolla restorative dentistry patients continually choose Dr. Russell.
First and foremost, he is trustworthy. Some forms of tooth decay and damage stem from not taking proper care of the teeth and ignoring recommended oral hygiene practices. Dr. Russell is not judgmental and he does not scold patients for past negligence in dental care. Instead, he focuses on finding the most effective solution to their unique dental problem(s). He understands that healthy, beautiful teeth are important for self-confidence.
A natural problem-solver, Dr. Russell has a variety of treatments and techniques at his disposal to address problems affecting the structure and health of the teeth. He believes that patients should have their options laid out clearly and play an active role in the decision making process about their care. He can explain the differences between dental implants and dental bridges, or discuss the advances of replacing old metal fillings with tooth-colored fillings. Dr. Russell patiently weighs all options.
Once a plan of treatment has been determined, each step of treatment is explained carefully and in plain language that is easy to understand. Dr. Russell is straightforward about what to expect during and after treatment. His skill and technique allow him to rehabilitate the affected teeth so they are strong, healthy and beautiful. Every effort is taken to make the smile restoration process comfortable, pain-free and stress-free for the patient.
After treatment, he encourages his restorative dentistry patients to see him on a regular basis so he can keep an eye on their progress and overall dental health. Dr. Russell treats his patients with the same respect and compassion that he would a member of his family.
Learn More about Your Restorative Dentistry Options
If you are worried the health or appearance of your teeth, and would like to speak to Dr. Russell about your restorative dentistry options, please schedule a consultation with him at our La Jolla office. Call (858) 459-4113 today to make an appointment.