What is CEREC technology?
Technology has transformed modern dentistry, enabling dentists like Dr. Hendricks to help patients keep their natural teeth longer, repair damaged gums without surgery and provide restorations that look and function like natural teeth!
In addition, technology has improved diagnosis with digital imagery that can help to detect decay, abnormal tissue and other dental problems with a high degree of accuracy. This allows Dr. Hendricks to provide dentistry that is more comfortable and lasts longer. The patient experience has been greatly enhanced through technology in the dentist office.
One of the most revolutionary types of dental technology used by Dr. Hendricks is CEREC. This is a CAD/CAM software program that designs and fabricates quality porcelain dental restorations in his Bluffton office- while you wait!
Dr. Hendricks can create dental crowns, inlays and inlays to repair damaged or decayed teeth during a single visit. Porcelain veneers can also be created in office using CEREC technology. There are many benefits to the patient when CEREC is used for a full mouth restoration:
- High quality, custom fit restorations
- Digital- NO need for messy impressions
- Restorations are aesthetically pleasing and color matched to your natural smile
- One office visit saves time AND money
With the use of CEREC, Dr. Hendricks can provide restorative dentistry that will help patients keep their natural teeth strong and functional for as long as possible. The convenience of same day dentistry makes it easier for today’s busy patients to address dental problems faster and avoid larger issues when they go untreated.
If you haven’t been to the dentist in a while, make an appointment with Dr. Hendricks in Bluffton, SC and learn more about how technology has made a visit to the dentist a more pleasant experience!