DENTAL CROWNS

Customized for You.

Dental crowns are fixed prosthetic restorations made to restore a damaged tooth to its original shape and size. They’re permanently cemented on teeth that have cracked, extensively decayed, or otherwise been damaged. Crowns are custom made to fit over each tooth. They can be made of a variety of different materials, including ceramics, porcelain-and-metal, gold, or resin.

Are Dental Crowns Right For You?

When significant damage due to decay or trauma a crown is a better option than a filling which will not be enough to sufficiently restore function. A dental crown is the most suitable option. A crown, sometimes referred to as a cap, fits over the entire tooth.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How much do dental crowns cost?

A: That depends on the amount of good tooth lost, and the amount of decay in the tooth, and what type of crown the patients wants.  Today, we have numerous types of crowns to fit any situation.

Q: When would we recommend a dental crown?

A: A full crown is usually prescribed when a tooth has had a root canal treatment.   or when substantial amount of tooth structure had been lost.
or When a tooth is cracked or broken.

Q: What signs lead to a diagnosis of a crown or cap?

A: The primary goal in dentistry is to

restore teeth to their natural form, beauty and proper function. If teeth are disfigured by extensive decay, breakage, wearing, imperfect development or discoloration a crown can solve these problems.  

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