Dental Crowns and Bridges

A crown is a kind of dental restoration which is cemented over a tooth, covering your tooth for restoring its size, shape, strength, and improving its appearance. Crown is a tooth-shaped cap fully encased over the total visible tooth portion lying at and above your gum line.

Need for a Dental Crown

  • To restore your tooth to its original shape
  • To improve aesthetic appearance of your tooth
  • To bind together parts of a cracked tooth
  • To guard and protect loose gum or decayed tooth from breaking
  • To fill the decayed tooth enamel
  • To cover dental implant
  • To hold dental bridge in place
  • To cover and restore a discoloured or misshaped teeth
  • Post root canal treatment, a crown is needed for strengthening the tooth

Materials Used for Making Crowns:

Types of Crown :

Type

Advantages

Disadvantages

Full ceramic

  1. Strongest type of esthetic crown.
  2. Doesn't fracture or chip as easily as alternative esthetic type crown.
  3. Usually most economical esthetic crowns.
  1. Metal may be visible if tissue shrinks.
  2. Metal may be visible if tissue is thin.
  3. Metal may affect color of porcelain.
  4. Possible bluish tint of gum if gum tissue is thin and metal shows through.

Metal Crown with Porcelain Butt Joint

  1. Esthetic
  2. No metal shows from front
  3. Strong
  1. Metal usually visible from inside view only.
  2. Underlying metal may affect color of porcelain.
  3. Porcelain margin more susceptible to chipping than metal.
  4. More costly to make.

Porcelain or Cast Glass

  1. Most esthetic throughout crown life.
  2. No metal shows.
  1. Not as strong as ceramco metal crown.
  2. Margin may be more susceptible to chipping.
  3. More costly to make.

Full Metal

  1. Strong crown.
  2. Very Economical.
  1. Esthetically dissatisfactory

 



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