Tooth Colored Crown & Bridges

A dental crown or dental cap is a custom made restoration that covers a tooth with sustained significant loss of structure.Dental crowns are used to restore teeth to a certain shape and size. They provide strength and improves the appearance of the tooth.

Benefits of Dental Crowns

  • Procedure for Dental Crown Treatment

    1. First evaluation and crowns tooth preparation

    • Local anesthesia is first adminstered at the region for crown tooth preparation
    • The natural tooth is reshaped to receive the new dental crown
    • Records are taken and approved with the patient to determine the color, bite, length and shape of the crown
    • An impressionis taken for a replica model of the teeth
    • This model is sent to a lab where the individual personal crown is fabricated
    • A temporary crown is placed on whilst the permanent crown is made

    2. Fitting of crowns on delivery

    • The temporary crown is removed
    • The permanent crown is fitted and cemented into place on the teeth
    • A quality assurance check is done for any re-adjustments or re-works of the dental crowns

    3. Care of crowns

    • Brush and floss the crowns as recommended by your dentist or dental hygienist.

Bridges-Fixed Partial Dentures (FPD)

A dental bridge is one method to fill a gap created by a missing tooth (or teeth). Dental bridge or pontic is a custom-made false tooth or teeth, that is permanently placed between two healthy teeth, filling in the area left by a missing tooth or teeth. The bridge is held in place by crowns placed on the healthy teeth on each side of space to be filled.

Benefits of Dental Bridges

  • Restores your smile
  • Restores your ability to properly chew and speak
  • Maintains the shape of your face
  • Distributes the forces in your bite properly by replacing missing teeth
  • Prevents remaining teeth from drifting out of position
  • Helps preserve the natural function and position of the teeth
  • Restores and maintains natural bite