A dental crown is a tooth-shaped cover that encircles a missing, misshapen or badly broken tooth or dental implant. They are permanently bonded to the tooth using a dental cement and provides great help when a large cavity threatens the ongoing health of a tooth.It improves the strength and appearance, most importantly functionality of your bite resolving all chewing problems.
Crowning a tooth usually involves using a dental impression or a model for fabrication, followed by temporary restoration until custom made crowns are designed and laboratory work is completed and finally permanent crowns are then placed and final adjustments are made to look natural and feel fit.
Crowns are made from a variety of materials. Such as metal, ceramics, porcelain, composite resin, or combinations of these materials. In the process of fabrication of a crown, the material often is colored to blend in with your natural teeth.The most fitting material will absolutely be chosen by our dentists depending on the desired durability, the teeth being capped and aesthetic outcome.