A dental crown, “cap”, is placed over a tooth to cover the tooth and restore its shape and size, as well as function and appearance. Crowns can cover an entire tooth or part of a tooth (onlay).
There are many instances where a crown can be recommended:
There are many materials that can be used for dental crowns: porcelain, gold and resins or a hybrid of the materials
With the use of CEREC technology, there is the added benefit of a digital impressions, fewer appointments and same-day services. Please discuss with your dentist if you are an ideal candidate.