Maryam Navab, DDS -  - Cosmetic Dentist

Easy Family Dental

Maryam Navab, DDS

Cosmetic Dentist & Dentist located in Encino, San Fernando Valley, CA

Dental Bridges / Crowns Specialist

At Easy Family Dental, Dr. Navab provides state-of-the-art dental restorations including durable crowns and bridges for patients from Encino, CA, and the surrounding area who want to preserve their healthy-looking smiles.

Dental Bridges/Crowns Q & A

What are crowns?

Crowns are strong, protective coverings that surround the entire tooth, helping to correct issues like chips, large decayed areas, dark fillings, and broken teeth. They're also used to provide strength for the teeth on either side of a bridge, enabling those teeth to support the added pressures of the bridge without excessive wear or damage. Crowns are very durable and can be colored to match your teeth so they look completely natural.

What are bridges?

Bridges are used to replace teeth lost to decay or trauma. They comprise both a framework and an artificial tooth or teeth. Bridges can be either removable or fixed; in either case, they attach to the teeth on either side of the gap left by the missing tooth or teeth. Many people prefer them to partial dentures because they don't have the same slippage issues and they tend to feel much more comfortable and natural.

What happens when I get a bridge?

The bridge procedure begins by shaping and strengthening the teeth that will be used to support the bridge. This is accomplished with crowns. During the first visit, the teeth will be gently shaped to provide room for the crowns and an impression will be made for both the crowns and the bridge itself. At the second visit, the crowns will be put in place using special, strong dental adhesive and the bridge will be attached and adjusted for an ideal fit. The teeth or tooth attached to the bridge can be custom-tinted to match your own teeth for a natural, healthy look.

Are bridges hard to care for?

Removable bridges are easy to care for – simply remove them to clean them and the gums and teeth around them. Fixed bridges require a little more effort to keep the gums and neighboring teeth healthy.

 

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please note that we DO NOT accept HMO. 

Aetna
AlwaysCare
Ameritas
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross of California
Assurant Employee Benefits
Blue Shield of California
Cigna
Delta Dental
First Dental Health
Health Net
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Humana
MetLife
Nationwide
Premier Access
Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • Google+

    "I would like to highly recommend Dr. Navab for the great job she did on my tooth. Dr. Navab's bedside manner is terrific! Thanks so much."

    Kouros N.
  • Google+

    "Dr. Navab is a great doctor who listens to the patient and takes care of him/her with great attention. I am blessed to have her as my dentist."

    Darya T.
  • Google+

    "I would recommended Dr. Navab to anyone who is looking for a skillful dentist. She is a great doctor and I would definitely go back to her.

    Melina B.
  • Yelp

    "I'm very picky when it comes to a dentist and I would highly recommend Dr. Navab. She was thorough and explained everything very clearly. "

    Lynn L.
  • Yelp

    "Dr. Navab is so friendly, very personable, and her staff is always kind. Payment and cost is always very transparent so you know EXACTLY what you owe."

    Marissa C.
  • Yelp

    "I just recently finished my Invisalign treatment with Dr. Navab and it was a fantastic experience! Treatment was easy, straightforward, relatively painless, and fast! "

    Ameera M.
  • Yelp

    "I was so pleased with my overall experience from start to finish! Everyone that worked there was so sweet and thoughtful. would highly recommend her and her team!"

    Yamel R.
Location
Easy Family Dental
16661 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 208
Encino

San Fernando Valley, CA 91436
Phone: 818-582-8881
Office Hours

Get in touch

818-582-8881