dental treatment


CROWN and BRIDGE

CROWN

A dental crown, also known as a "dental cap", is a restoration that encases the tooth in order to

  • ​Strengthen a decayed tooth
  • Repair a brocken tooth
  • improve the cosmetic appearance of the tooth
  • after root canal treatment

 

TYPES OF CROWNS

METAL or GOLD

  • ideal for the back teeth
  • less tooth structure needs to be removed
  • strong
  • durable
  • long lasting

ALL PORCELAIN (CERAMIC)

  • provide the best natural color match than any orther crown type.
  • suitable for people with metal allegies.
  • good choice for front teeth

PFM-PORCELAIN FUSED TO METAL

  • the most widely used full coverage crown
  • look like natural teeth

TYPES OF METAL
NON-PRECIOUS ALLOYS

  • made of low-cost metals.
  • less precise fit
  • tend to oxidize over time which darkens thier color even more and can even stain and "tattoo" the gum.

SEMI-PRECIOUS METAL (GOLD50%)

  • lower cost than hi-precious metals.
  • it resists oxidation, it casts more accurately than non-precious metal.

HI-PRECIOUS METAL (GOLD 80%)

  • superior fit
  • biocompatible
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