Do you find yourself hiding your smile because of a broken or decayed tooth that also makes tasks like eating and speaking difficult?
The team at New Mexico Smile Center in Albuquerque, NM, can ease discomfort and restore your smile with a porcelain dental crown.
Learn how our dentist, Dr. Steve Ollason, can repair and protect compromised teeth using the latest technology, materials, and techniques.
Crowns Also Offer Incredible Aesthetic Benefits
We can use dental crowns for more than just restorative purposes. They have a wide range of applications in cosmetic dentistry as well.
If you have a tooth that looks worn, slightly misshapen, or deeply discolored, a crown can provide a more comprehensive, lasting solution than other cosmetic treatments like dental bonding or teeth whitening may be able to.
Reach out to our dentist to find out if a new porcelain crown is the answer to your cosmetic needs.
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If you have a painful tooth that you think may need a dental crown, Dr. Ollason will provide an exam and recommendation so that you can make an informed decision about your care.
We know that dental problems not only cause physical discomfort — they can be a source of worry. Our team will make every effort to help put you at ease during your visit to our Albuquerque, NM, dental office. Our dentistry practice uses state-of-the-art technology and materials when restoring damaged teeth so that you can enjoy the best possible results.
To learn more about treating a painful tooth, dental crowns, or dental implants, or to schedule an appointment at New Mexico Smile Center in Albuquerque, NM, contact us online or call:
Hear From Our Patients "Their entire team are kind and compassionate."
Awesome staff. Excellent care. From Marie, Rae,Jan, and the always marvelous Marie, this is the dentist offfice for you and your family.View on Google
NM Smile Center rocks! I have been a patient for many years. Dr. Steve, Marie, Michelle, Rae Ann and their entire team are kind and compassionate. I am grateful to be treated by such a great group of humans.View on Google
Dental Care You Can Afford Discounts and Flexible Financing Are Available
We accept most insurance plans, and our friendly office staff will file all the necessary paperwork with your carrier so that you can take full advantage of your benefits.
Dental Benefits Program
For patients without insurance, our no-cost Dental Benefits Program offers discounted services to help bring the cost of treatment down.
We also offer financing through CareCredit® for patients who are interested in managing out-of-pocket expenses. Financing options ranging from six to 24 months feature no interest charges for patients that qualify.
More 5-Star Google Reviews "The best dentist's office in the city!"
Great service from the initial phone call, through the procedure, and the aftercare! I went in with a considerable amount of dentist-anxiety, but Dr. Ollason was incredible...just the right touch to do the extraction gently and without the need for sedation. I think I have finally found "my dentist"!View on Google
The best dentist office in the city! The sweetest staff for 15 years...we've had nothing but the best dental care here...what would I do without them all...very knowledgeable and caring! ❤View on Google
The Dental Crown Treatment Process
Feeling Nervous About Treatment? Sedation Can Keep You Comfortable
There is minimal pain associated with the dental crown procedure, and we can usually complete it using just local anesthesia. However, we understand that localized numbing may not be enough to guarantee your comfort if you have dental anxiety, tooth or gum sensitivity, or are receiving a crown as part of a more complex treatment, like a root canal. This is why we make sedation available to all our patients.
Choosing sedation will allow you to deeply relax during your treatment and help the time pass much more easily. To learn more about your options for sedation during dental crown treatment or any other procedure, send us a message online or call our Albuquerque practice at:
Dental Crown Timeline
The dental crown process isn't especially uncomfortable, but calming sedation is available to you if you choose.
Top Reviews From Patients in the Albuquerque Area
"I can't say enough good things about Dr. Ollason."
My first visit was memorable for all the right reasons: pleasant, friendly professional staff, on-time and efficient exam - and Dr. Ollason was extremely helpful addressing concerns and questions. Best dental experience I have ever had! I am heading back for extensive work and have every confidence everything will go well.View on Google
I can’t say enough good things about Dr. Ollason. I had my first ever weekend dental emergency on Easter Sunday and he was on call. He met me at the office within an hour to help get me out of pain. He was very professional and helpful and on a holiday/Sunday … wow! I’m grateful to have found him.View on Google