Dr. Peter Fuerst is a leading provider of Sunrise, FL. dental implants in addition to offering exceptional and comprehensive dental care including general, cosmetic and restorative procedures to help patients achieve the best smiles possible. We would like to take this opportunity to inform our existing and prospective patients about dental implants.

Since the advent of the first dental implants which were devised to help patients secure loose-fitting dentures, advancements and enhancements to dental implants have enabled dentists to expand their usefulness which includes replacing missing or lost teeth. Today, dental implant techniques provide a wide range of tooth replacement solutions including single tooth replacement, multiple teeth replacement, and full mouth reconstruction.

An implant mirrors the size, shape, and strength of the natural tooth. The implant is placed in the jaw bone while the patient is under local anesthesia and then integrates with the bone. Once...

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Are you in need of a Sunrise, FL cosmetic dentist? Then you should definitely consider Dr. Peter Fuerst as he is a leading dentist who provides patients with outstanding general, restorative and cosmetic dental care in Sunrise as well as to those living in the surrounding community of Plantation, Florida.

Dr. Fuerst uses cosmetic resin (bonding material) as it provides many advantages when fixing or repairing chipped, cracked or decaying teeth. Cosmetic resin also is used by Dr. Fuerst to reduce spaces between teeth and for hiding discoloration or faded areas on the surface of teeth. As the name suggests, composite resin is bonded to an existing tooth. Using cosmetic bonding material removes little if any, of the original tooth. Conversely, the use of veneers or crowns often require more removal of portions the original tooth.

The composite resin we use is aesthetically-pleasing, kinder to tissue and it is free of mercury. In fact, Dr. Fuerst's entire practice is mercury-free. There is a growing...

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Often the best solution for restoring a badly damaged tooth is to prepare a crown for the tooth. A crown is a dental restoration which caps or encircles a prepared tooth's surface. Its purpose is to protect the remaining tooth structure and to restore the original appearance of the tooth.

Earlier, gold had been the most used material for fabricating crowns but today it's being replaced by more aesthetic materials like porcelain. Considering the fact that porcelain is not terribly strong, most crowns made of porcelain must be fitted with an included metal backing. This makes the crowns very strong, but the metal used can show as a metal 'frame' or gray line which does take away from the treated tooth's aesthetics when finished.

Dr. Peter Fuerst, your local cosmetic dentist in Sunrise, FL. is proud to use E.Max porcelain crowns. E.Max is a new crown fabrication system which allows a dentist to make a porcelain crown without the metal under-structure. As a result, there is no visible...

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ClearCorrect is an amazing innovation in the field of orthodontics.  At the office of Dr. Peter Fuerst in Sunrise, FL; we are able to bring this technology to our patients.  If you want to have straight teeth but really do not want to go through the traditional band and bracket method, then ClearCorrect is an option.  ClearCorrect is a series of custom-made, removable aligners that gradually move teeth into a better position to give you an exceptional smile.

At your first appointment, we will evaluate your teeth and discuss the problems and goals you have for your smile.  We will then take photos, x-rays, and impressions.  ClearCorrect will then map out a complete treatment plan of gradual adjustment that will straighten your teeth and a digital preview of the projected results will then be sent to our office for both you and Dr. Fuerst to review.  Once the treatment is accepted, your custom aligners will be fabricated and sent to our office.  You will receive a new set of aligners every three weeks until...

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It is estimated that 20% of the American population is affected by a sleep disorder and it is as common as diabetes.  Out of that 20%, 46 million cases are undiagnosed and untreated.

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Dr. Peter Fuerst and his staff of professionals would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to our blog! We are conveniently located at 2706 N. University Drive in Sunrise, Florida.  Our top priority is to help each patient achieve and maintain a beautiful, healthy smile for life. Dr. Fuerst offers a full range of services which are all tailored to meet each patient's needs. Our modern office is equipped with state-of-the-art technology to provide you with routine cleanings, general dentistry, restorative dentistry and cosmetic dentistry procedures.

Meet Dr. Fuerst

Dr. Peter Fuerst, DDS, PA has been providing patients with outstanding comprehensive, general, restorative and cosmetic dentistry for a decade. Dr. Fuerst earned his DDS degree from New York University. He then went on to complete his residency program at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach.

It is very important to Dr. Fuerst that he stays in step with the latest technological advances and procedures...

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