Restorative Dentistry

Cosmetic & General Dentistry located in Midtown East, New York, NY

Restorative Dentistry

You might need restorative dentistry services if you suffer from complications that affect your oral health function. At Rockefeller Dentistry in the Midtown East neighborhood of New York, New York, Marc Gainor, DMD, MAGD, and the professional dental team provide a wide range of treatments to restore the health of your teeth and gums. To schedule an evaluation, call or book an appointment online today.

Restorative Dentistry Q & A

What is restorative dentistry?

Restorative dentistry focuses on restoring your teeth and gums' function, appearance, and health. It involves repairing and replacing damaged or missing teeth and treating gum diseases.

The restorative dentistry services offered at Rockefeller Dentistry can give you back your oral health function, helping you chew food, swallow, and speak without issues while improving the appearance of your smile.

You can rely on Dr. Gainor and the Rockefeller Dentistry team to tailor treatments to your needs and desires.

What dental problems can restorative dentistry correct?

Restorative dentistry can correct a wide range of dental problems, including:

  • Cracked or chipped teeth
  • Discolored teeth
  • Cavities
  • Missing teeth
  • Misaligned or crooked teeth
  • Gum disease

After your evaluation, Dr. Gainor consults with you about your restorative options.

What treatments do restorative dentistry treatments include?

Popular restorative dentistry treatments include:

Dental implants 

Dental implants are artificial tooth roots placed in your jawbone and topped with a customized replacement tooth or bridge.

Dental crowns

Crowns are tooth-shaped caps that cover and protect a damaged tooth.


Bridges fill spaces caused by missing teeth by attaching an artificial tooth to adjacent teeth.


Fillings are used to repair cavities by filling in the area of decay with a tooth-colored material.


Dentures replace missing teeth and surrounding tissues and are removable.

Gum disease treatment

Treatment for gum disease can range from a simple cleaning to more complex procedures, such as gum grafting and pocket reduction surgery.


Depending on the condition of your oral health, Dr. Gainor may recommend more than one restorative treatment to return your teeth and gums to their optimal shape.

What are the benefits of restorative dentistry?

Restorative dentistry offers many advantages, including:

  • Improved appearance
  • Better oral function
  • Increased confidence
  • Prevents further damage

With advances in technology and materials, restorative dentistry can provide you with long-lasting and natural-looking results.

If you’re ready to improve your oral health and overall quality of life with a healthy smile, book an appointment with the skilled team at Rockefeller Dentistry today by calling the friendly office staff or scheduling a visit online at the office in the Midtown East neighborhood.