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Dental Crowns

A dental crown is a cast restoration that is made to fit over a tooth. Crowns can be made of various materials including porcelain, gold, stainless steel and other materials.

A crown may be indicated to restore the function and appearance of a tooth that has had root canal treatment, trauma, a large filling or extensive decay or fracture.

If a crown is indicated, this will be discussed with you and the most appropriate option will be selected for your individual needs.

What Our Clients Say About OB Dental?

I had a dental emergency and my own practice couldn't fit me in. Jacqueline saw me at very short notice and could not have been nicer or more pleasant to deal with. Would absolutely recommend and will be switching dentists going forward

Kate

I spotted Dr. Jacqueline O'Brien advertising on The Clare Echo, booked an appointment which I had within days and I can safely say I will be recommending Jacqueline to my own friends and family in future. She was very kind and patient throughout my appointment and made me feel extremely comfortable. A super dentist and one I'lI see using for many years to come.

Niall O'Connor

This is an excellent dental practice. All of the staff are courteous and professional. I found dentist Jacqueline O'Brien highly skilled, patient, thorough and very responsive in managing my concerns as an anxious patient. I would warmly recommend this practice to others.

Patricia Conboy

Amazing practice ! everyone is so nice as you walk in the door ! Explain things very thoroughly I would highly recommend to anyone looking for a dentist!

Emily Walsh

Frequently Asked Questions

How long do dental crowns and bridges last?

The lifespan of a dental crown or bridge can vary depending on the material used and how well they are cared for. On average, they can last anywhere from 10 to 15 years or more with proper care.

What are implant crowns?

Implant crowns are dental crowns that are attached to dental implants, which are surgically placed into the jawbone to replace missing teeth.

What are Porcelain crowns?

Porcelain crowns are a type of dental crown made from high-quality dental porcelain. They are often used for their natural-looking appearance and durability.

Can I eat normally with dental crowns and bridges?

Yes, you can eat normally with dental crowns and bridges. However, we recommend avoiding very hard foods or very sticky foods e.g. toffee as this could damage your natural tooth and also a dental crown.

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Dental Emergencies

At OB Dental, Jacqueline will accommodate dental emergencies as promptly as possible. Phone 061 413263 or email the clinic for an appointment.

What are Dental Emergencies?
A dental emergency not only refers to tooth pain but other issues surrounding the tissues in the mouth which may need to be given immediate attention.
Examples of dental emergencies include, but are not limited to: infections, fractured tooth or dental restoration.
Your Emergency Dentist – a phone call away on (061) 413 263

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Gum Therapy

Complete gum disease treatment. Gum disease is a bacterial infection of the gums that, if left untreated, can damage the bone that support your teeth.

Whether you’re suffering from the early signs of gingivitis or have severe damage and deterioration from years of gum disease, our expert team can help.

Book online now or call us at (061) 413-263 to schedule a consultation.

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Dental Hygiene

Maintaining good dental hygiene is essential for preventing oral health problems. At our Limerick city dental clinic, we offer scaling, polishing, and deep cleaning services to help keep your teeth and gums healthy and clean.

During a hygiene appointment, we remove any build-up of plaque and tartar, to help prevent gum disease.

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