Why Do I Need A Crown?
What is a Malocclusion?
A crown restores the tooth to its normal shape, size, and function. A crown can make the tooth stronger or improve the way it looks. Reasons you may need a crown:
What Is Your Crown Made From?Crowns are made from several types of materials: metal alloys, ceramics, porcelain, porcelain fused to metal, or composite resin. When a crown is made, the material often is colored to blend in with your natural teeth. Your dentist wants your crown to look natural and fit comfortably in your mouth. To decide which material to use for your crown, your dentist will consider many factors, such as the following:
Steps Of Placing A Crown
It usually takes 2 dental visits to complete the treatment. When a crown is placed over a
natural tooth, several steps are involved: