Dental crowns and bridges are effective solutions for restoring damaged or missing teeth. Whether you have a tooth that is weakened, cracked or missing altogether, dental crowns and bridges provide durable and natural looking restorations that can rejuvenate your smile and improve your oral health.
A dental crown, also called a dental cap, is a custom made restoration that completely covers a damaged tooth, restoring its shape, size, strength and appearance. Crowns are commonly used in cases where a tooth is severely decayed, fractures, or weakened due to root canal therapy. They can also be used to improve the aesthetics of a tooth with severe discoloration or irregular shape.
Dental bridges are restorations used to replace one or more missing teeth. They consist of artificial teeth called pontics, which are anchored in place by dental crowns placed on the adjacent teeth. Bridges not only fill the gap left by missing teeth but also prevent the remaining teeth from shifting out of position.
Choosing dental crowns and for your dental needs offers several significant advantages:
The process of receiving a dental crown typically involves the following steps:
If you have damaged or missing teeth, dental crowns and bridges can provide effective solutions to restore your smile and improve your oral health. Our experienced dental team is dedicated to providing personalized and high quality care to meet your unique dental needs. Schedule your appointment today!