SanTa Rosa Dental

Restorative Dentistry

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Restorative dentistry is the art of repairing damaged teeth and replacing missing ones, with the goal of bringing your bite into balance to prevent additional dental problems. The infection from one cavity can destroy a tooth and spread to neighboring teeth and the surrounding jaw bone. A small crack in your tooth can grow to cause intense pain and result in the need to extract that tooth entirely. The void left by a missing tooth can cause other teeth to shift, making your bite uneven and lead to chewing problems or rapid destruction of the teeth suddenly shouldering the entire force of your bite. Santa Rosa restorative dentist Dr. Michael Rice expertly addresses all of these restorative dentistry issues. At Santa Rosa Dental, we focus on the restorative dentistry needed to bring back your mouth’s natural balance and function, and ultimately preserve your teeth and smile.

Tooth-colored fillings Santa Rosa:

Tooth-colored fillings (also called dental composites) repair small cavities and blend in naturally, so you often can’t tell there’s been any dental work. Santa Rosa restorative dentist Dr. Michael Rice uses clinically tested, bio-compatible, white tooth fillings to repair cavities and cracks, and to responsibly replace old, failing mercury-based metal dental fillings.

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Dental Crowns Santa Rosa:

Santa Rosa restorative dentist Dr. Michael Rice places dental crowns when the tooth damage is too extensive for a tooth-colored filling to restore. Dental crowns encompass the entire tooth above the gum line and are a stable, long-lasting restorative dentistry option. At Santa Rosa Dental we use durable, life-like, bio-compatible material for your dental crown.

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Dental Bridge Santa Rosa:

If you are considering improving your chewing and smile after losing one or more teeth, a dental bridge is a very affordable and stable restorative and cosmetic dentistry option. A dental bridge anchors to one or two neighboring teeth to support an artificial tooth on your void. You can confidently chew on the artificial tooth (or teeth) on this dental bridge, and it restores your natural bite and smile. Santa Rosa restorative dentist Dr. Michael Rice has the training and experience to successfully place dental bridges and best address your restorative dental needs.

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Dentures Santa Rosa:

If you have lost several or all of your teeth, Santa Rosa restorative dentist Dr. Michael Rice can create a comfortable denture to improve your smile and enable you to eat comfortably. At Santa Rosa Dental we understand the difficulties of missing teeth, and our restorative dental team works professionally and compassionately to bring back your confidence and ability to easily eat and smile.

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To learn more about the Dental Treatments and Services we provide or to schedule an appointment, please contact your Santa Rosa Dentist Dr. Rice Today at (707) 578-7701

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Meet Santa Rosa Dental

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About Our Practice

Our professionally trained team at Santa Rosa Dental is excited to get to know you better and help you meet your goals of a healthy and attractive smile. We know that for some people coming to the dentist may cause some anxiety, each one of us is dedicated to making each visit pleasant and comfortable.
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Dr Rice DDS, dentist located in santa rosa, ca

Meet Dr. Rice

Dr. Michael Rice is from a large family of nine children with an older brother who is also a practicing dentist currently in the Army. He was raised in Bellevue, WA in the Pacific Northwest and is never disheartened at the sight of clouds and rainy weather.
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Testimonials

I tell everyone I talk to how much I enjoy going to the dentist! Dr. Rice and his wonderful staff make every effort to keep the dental experience comfortable – the office has a warm and friendly feel and smells really good! Now that I have Invisalign braces I’m a more frequent patient and look forward to my visits.

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