Birmingham Veneers and Implants

Birmingham Teeth Whitening, Birmingham Veneers

At Birmingham Eastern Family Dental, we perform a wide variety of services to help you get the smile you deserve. By leveraging today's advanced techniques and technology, Birmingham dentist Dr. Wilson Wright, Jr. can restore your beautiful smile to help you maintain your youthful appearance. Whether you need to get a tooth filled, have crooked teeth straightened, or need a complete smile makeover, we can offer a treatment plan that's right for you. Call us at (205) 836-4044 or read below to learn more about some of the procedures we offer.

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Prophylatic Cleanings
Routine dental cleanings are important to maintaining good oral hygiene and health. A professional cleaning by a hygienist can remove mineralized plaque that may develop even with careful brushing and flossing, particularly in areas that are...
Dental Exams and X-Rays
Routine dental exams are important to maintaining healthy teeth and gums. Additionally, they can help to avoid the financial costs associated with large treatment plans later on. The Academy of General Dentistry recommends twice yearly checkups...
Preventive Sealants
A sealant is a plastic coating over the healthy enamel of a tooth. A sealant is placed to prevent an otherwise healthy tooth from getting decay and needing to be filled. A sealant is best applied to a tooth when it first fully emerges. A sealant...
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Composite Fillings
When treating a cavity, the dentist will remove the decayed portion of your tooth and fill it with another substance. This procedure is called a filling. There are multiple options for the material to be used in the filling, the most common of...
Amalgam Fillings
Amalgam fillings, also known as silver-colored fillings, are made from a combination of metals such as tin, copper, silver and mercury. This combination of metals gives amalgam its renowned strength and durability. These fillings usually last...
Root Canal Therapy
Root canal therapy is treatment used to repair and save a tooth that has been infected due to a deep cavity or cracked tooth. The treatment involves removing the pulp, blood supply and the nerves of the tooth, and cleaning the infected area. A...
Crown
A crown, also referred to as a cap, is made to protect the crown, or top, of the tooth. A crown may be a better option when a tooth has a large filling that extends beyond the middle of the tooth. When a tooth is broken down to the gum line, the...
Dental Inlays and Onlays
Dental inlays and onlays are a more conservative approach to tooth restoration than full crowns. The are used to repair rear teeth that have mild to moderate tooth decay, or for cracked teeth where the damage does not warrant a dental crown....
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Tooth Extractions
A dental extraction is the procedure to remove a tooth from your mouth. A dental extraction is most commonly required if one of your teeth is damaged beyond practical repair. The most common reasons for tooth extractions...
Oral Conscious Sedation
Depending on the total dose given, oral sedation can range from minimal to moderate. For minimal sedation, you take a pill. Typically a pill which is a member of the same drug family as Valium, is usually taken about an hour before the...
Nitrous Oxide
Nitrous oxide is available to our patients who would like additional assitance in relaxing into the dental treatment. However, nitrous oxide does not eliminate the need for a local anesthetic. Nitrous oxide is safe for all ages and does not...
"Dental Vibe"
Fear of injection? Dr. Wright incorporates the use of the "Dental Vibe" to his local anesthetic procedure. The "Dental Vibe" employs a light vibrating motion to the injection site which allows the anesthetic syringe to enter...
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Porcelain Crowns
Compared to fillings which just cover a small portion of a tooth, a crown (or cap) encases the entire visible portion of a tooth. In effect, the crown acts as the tooth's new outer surface.A dental crown is used when a tooth is broken or...
Teeth Whitening
Our teeth can discolor through the years as our enamel wears down. The wearing down of enamel allows dentin, a yellow color substance that makes the core of our teeth, to show through. This is what gives our teeth a yellowish tint. Teeth...
Dental Veneers
Dental veneers are thin custom made shells that cover the front surface of your tooth to improve their appearance. They are made of tooth colored materials and can be used to improve the color of teeth that have been worn down or stained....
Dental Bonding
Dental Bonding is a restoration procedure in which a tooth-colored resin is bonded to a tooth and cured with ultraviolet light. Bonding is faster and cheaper than veneers or crowns, and can thus be a good option to make small cosmetic improvements...
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Dental Bridges
A dental bridge is a false tooth that is used to fill the gap created by missing tooth or teeth. A gap between your teeth can be potentially dangerous to your dental health, as it can cause your teeth to shift resulting in a change in your bite...
Partial Denture
A removable partial denture is done when teeth are missing from various parts of the mouth and a bridge will not stay. Partial dentures can be made with metal or without metal, for a more natural look. The process of making a partial takes about 2...
Full Denture
A full denture is needed when either or both arches of your mouth (top and/or bottom) have no teeth.
Dental Implants
Dental implants are becoming an increasingly popular method for replacing missing teeth. In this procedure, titanium supports are surgically fused with your jawbone, and act as an anchor for naturally looking false teeth. Dental implants are not...