By going for regular checkups, flossing and regular brushing you can keep your teeth healthy. However, if one or more of your teeth is damaged, decayed, weak or has fallent out, then you may find a crown or a bridge of great help. Our dentists have the expertise and the technology to match both dental crown and dental bridges to fit your affected tooth, and they will ensure that either of the two restores the size, color, and even the shape of your teeth. It’s important to understand that although both dental crown and bridges have the same function to your teeth, they do have distinctive characteristics.
A dental crown, as the name suggests, is a cap which acts as a solid replacement of your damaged natural tooth. It can be placed on top of an implant to give a tooth-like shape and structure. There are two common kinds of dental crowns i.e. the porcelain and gold. Out of the two, the porcelain crown is usually preferred by patients because it resembles natural teeth.
That said. gold crowns are also equally a viable option, and it is usually recommend for back teeth. The main advantage of the gold crown is that they are the strongest of all, and they are made of non-toxic metal which is why they are still popular to do this day, despite the advances in dentistry equipment.
If you are a missing one tooth or a few teeth, or you have weak teeth, our dentists will be able to assess your particular situation and recommend treatment options for you. Another treatment option for this circumstance is a called a dental bridge. We offer two types of dental bridges i.e. permanent and removable and depending on your needs, our dentists will advise you on which of the two are most suitable.
With the emerging technology in the dentistry, you do not have to wait for weeks to get a renewed sense of confidence or restore your smile; we will ensure you get your bridge or a dental crown as soon as possible. Schedule your appointment today and we will be more than happy to give you the smile you have been looking forward to.