Choosing a new dentist is always a personal decision. To help you in making that decision I invite you to come in for a get acquainted visit.

As a new patient you will receive a free exam and necessary x-rays while getting to know us. Give us a call:
(503) 665-9737.

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August 16, 2016

Gresham Dentist Discusses Same Day Crowns Part V, Materials Used

Filed under: Cold Sores,Cosmetic Dentistry,crowns in one day,same day crowns — drchambers @ 2:42 pm

The most common material used is made of porcelain and called emax. This is the same material that my lab had been using on the crowns I sent them to make since 2007. Because I had good results with emax before, I was confident in the strength and aesthetic appearance of the crowns I would be making when I started making crowns in one day. Sometimes I also use a material called enamic. It has a porcelain core infused with resin that has some advantages in certain situations.

If you need a crown please give me a call at 503 665 9737                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Harry D Chambers DDS

June 7, 2016

Gresham Dentist Discusses Same Day Crowns Part IV, Advantages

As the patient your visit is usually a little longer. But you don’t have to wear a temporary for one to two weeks. And you don’t have to come back for a second visit which saves you from having to get numb again.

If you need a crown please give me a call at 503 665 9737

Harry D Chambers DDS

October 28, 2009

Gresham Family Dentist Talks About Orthodontics with Invisalign

Do you have crooked teeth that have always bothered you?  Do you keep your mouth closed whenever you have pictures taken of you or when you smile?  Are you aware that teeth can be moved easily these days without having to use metal braces with a relatively new technique called Invisilign? So why not have them straightened?

 Even as an adult you are not too old.  I have been treating patients for several years now, some in their teens and others in their 60’s with Invisilign. Treatment consists of wearing a series of thin, clear plastic trays that are not visible while in your mouth.  Every two weeks you insert a new set of trays which are designed to exact specifications just for you. Each tray will shift your teeth slowly into place. The trays are worn continuously except when eating.

Besides  making  you look better, straightening   your teeth may also help you keep your teeth longer.  The number one cause of tooth loss in adults is Periodontal Disease.  When your teeth are crooked and crowded it is harder for you to keep them clean.  If you are not keeping them clean periodontal disease is the usual result, causing you to lose the bone support around the roots of your teeth. This then leads to the  loss of teeth because they become infected and have to be extracted.  In a future article on Periodontal Disease I will be talking about how it affects our overall health.

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Harry Chambers, DDS  •  21825 SE 218th Ave., Suite A, Gresham, OR 97030  •  (503) 665-9737
21825 SE Stark St., Suite A, Gresham, OR 97030 USA
Dr. Harry Chambers Harry Chambers, DDS is the dental office of Dr. Harry Chambers and is located in Gresham OR offering family and cosmetic dentistry and orthodontics. (503) 665-9737