Dental One Associates at Steeplechase
9141 Alaking Court, Suite 107, Capitol Heights, MD 20743

Chew over When To Choose Dental Crowns

If you’re not happy with the appearance or function of your teeth, then dental crowns may be the restorative relief you need. See how dental crowns can work wonders for your smile.

Why Dentists Recommend Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are tooth-shaped caps that cover damaged or decayed teeth to restore their beauty, shape, and strength. They are often recommended over other treatments like cosmetic dentistry veneers and cosmetic dentistry bonding because they improve both the form and function of a tooth. Dental crowns have become so popular that they are offered by practically every affordable dentist Capitol Heights. In general, dental crowns are used to:

  • Enhance the appearance of a misshaped, decayed, or discolored tooth
  • Restore a broken or badly-eroded tooth
  • Keep a weak tooth strong
  • Bond together parts of a cracked tooth
  • Hold a dental bridge tightly in place
  • Cover and support a diminishing tooth with a large filling
  • Conceal a dental implant
  • Protect a tooth after a root canal

Dental Crowns Are a Stronger, Longer-Lasting Treatment

According to dental experts, dental crowns tend to last up to 15 years or more. They last much longer than cosmetic dentistry bonding and are much more durable than cosmetic dentistry veneers, which are made out of thin sheets of porcelain. Of course, the life span of dental crowns depends on the wear and tear they take over time, as well as your dental habits and daily care.

The Carefree Care of Dental Crowns

The care demanded by dental crowns is the same as for natural teeth. This means practicing good oral hygiene habits, including twice-daily brushing, flossing every day, being gentle on your teeth, and seeing an affordable dentist Capitol Heights for check-ups and cleanings twice a year.

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Capitol Heights, call Dental One Associates at Steeplechase today at (240) 392-3983 or make an appointment.

Dental One Associates offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Capitol Heights. With 12 affiliated practices throughout Maryland, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Dental One Associates at Steeplechase, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Dental One Associates at Steeplechase.

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Patient Reviews
Excellent service and the employees are very friendly.
Keny B.
This office is exceptional. Every time I come here I am treated to a professional experience from Dr. Wilson and his staff. The dental hygienist Dion does a thorough job of making sure that my teeth […]
Ahmad G.
This was my first time in this office I was greeted with smiles and the whole time I was in there the nurses smiled and laughed with me and the doctor was awesome I will definitely keep this office […]
Alexis A.
I’ve been coming to this office for quite sometime and I’ve received nothing but excellent care and treatment. Thank you Dental One Staff. Keep it up.
Caryn A.
The whole team starting with the receptionist, hygienist, dentist and biller (Ms. Sheila, Ms. Dionne, Dr. Wilson and Ms. Barbara) are always friendly, courteous, kind, respectful and FRIENDLY. I […]
Tanya G.
The staff are nice and friendly and Dr. Okoro was amazing.
Chukwuemeka O.
I had great service
Velma W.
Dr. Wilson is the best dentist ever. I hate going to the dentist but he makes it a pain-free pleasant experience. I recently had a root canal and the experience wasn’t nearly bad as I imagined […]
Natalie C.
I was given thorough details concerning my teeth as well as a thorough well-understood explanation of the interventions and treatment I will receive.
Sybil C.
First time coming to this office, everyone was very professional and very nice. I do not like the dentist AT ALL, but I’ll be coming back. :-)
Brianna B.
Professional quality service!
William T.
Dental One Associates is great. I love Dr. Wilson, he’s very professional. If you’ve had your teeth cleaned by Dionne, you were in very caring hands. She’s wonderful. The front staff is always […]
Jackie T.
Very friendly staff
Towanda W.
Dr. Wilson, Linne, and the assisting team at the Capitol Heights location were the best. I had several needles for my procedure and felt nothing. I am a 60+ retiree and have had extensive dental work […]
Alice C.
Best dental service I’ve ever had! This staff is very professional and friendly. Great discount on whitening as well. Keep up the great job! Thank you
Camille F.
The staff is just awesome, you don’t wait long every time I go into the office I sit for no more than 5 to 10 minutes sometime less. They also listen to my favorite gospel station now that makes me […]
Towanda W.
Dr. Dion and Dr. Wilson are always friendly and make me feel comfortable even though I hate the novacane injections. They are very honest with me about my dental health and offer me the best advice […]
Leekra J.
The staff and Doctor welcome us in a friendly, family way. The service was on point. We were inspired.
Dennis L.
Great customer services
Hazel Y.
I always been scared to go to the dentist but they were nice and gentle and I was in a lot of pain. Thanks
Ernestine H.
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (240) 392-3983
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