If you have a damaged or weakened tooth, your dentist may suggest a dental crown
What Are Porcelain Crowns?
Porcelain crowns are designed to reinforce and restore the structural integrity of a tooth, while preserving as much of the natural tooth structure as possible. A porcelain crown offers the dual advantages of supporting a compromised tooth and enhancing the beauty of the smile.
Dr IIaty and her professional team always strive to provide patients with the best functional and aesthetic porcelain crowns possible. Porcelain crowns can also be used in cosmetic procedures to improve the outward appearance of the teeth. All porcelain crowns are custom-made with high-grade porcelain in a laboratory.
What Happens Next?
Crowns are made of a variety of materials and new materials are constantly introduced on the market. Different materials are used for different procedures.
Porcelain bonded to precious metal crown is made of a precious metal base and porcelain is then applied in layers over the base. Porcelain crowns give a tooth- like appearance. They are hand crafted by a dental technician to give characteristics to match the other teeth in your mouth.
Porcelain and composite crown is made of a resin material and can look very natural. They are not as strong as bonded crowns and are used as an intermediate solution for full mouth reconstruction cases. These crowns help the patient to get used to repositioning of the bite.
Gold and precious metal crowns are very strong, hard wearing and are usually used at the back of the mouth. . They are not visible and most suitable for people who grind or clench their teeth.
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