Types Of Dental Crowns

NGreenDentalTooth decay and chipped or cracked teeth are only some of the problems individuals encounter with regard to their teeth. Surely, there are preventative methods individuals can do. In addition, individuals can also make use of products that are available in the market to maintain their teeth. However, in case that these problems are serious, it is best to visit dentists to opt for treatments like dental crowns. As of now, there are numerous types of dental crowns. Below are some of the following.

Ceramic

Ceramic crowns are popular for restoring the front teeth since it blends easily to the natural teeth color. These crowns are made of porcelain-based material.

Porcelain fused to metal

Porcelain crowns fused to metal provide a stronger bond than regular porcelain because it is connected to a metal structure. This type of crown is also extremely durable.

Gold Alloys

Gold alloy crowns are composed of gold, copper, and other metals. One of the benefits of using such crown is it does not fracture or even wear the teeth itself.

Base metal alloys

This type of crown is made up of non-noble metals that are highly resistant to corrosion which makes it very strong. Unfortunately, it requires the least amount of healthy tooth to be removed prior to fitting.

Info Trivia Source From: www.ngreendental.com

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