Crowns & Bridges

 

A dental crown or cap is a custom made restoration that covers a tooth with sustained significant loss of structure. They are used to restore teeth to a certain shape and size along with providing strength. In cases where rct has been perfomed the crowns are highly recommended.

With todays advancement in dentistry the crowns are fabricated from various materials.
1) Metal crowns.
2) Porcelain fused to metal crowns.
3) Metal free ceramic crowns.

When multiple crowns are fabricated jointly to fill gaps of missing teeth or pontics is called a bridge. the bridge to succeed needs to be supported by healthy teeth on each side for strength.
The bridges can also be made from the materials mentioned above.

 

 
 

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