Apart from providing years of a healthy smile, a dental crown can serve many purposes from restorative to cosmetics. At Bhardwaj dental clinic, Indore, the dental specialists place the dental crowns using the highest quality materials and advanced technology for the final restoration that blends with the patient’s smile and needs.
There may be various reasons for a dental crown recommendation. It may be advised after
– After a root canal
– Final restoration of a dental implant
– Discolored tooth
– Misshapen tooth
– Damaged tooth
– Decayed tooth
Advantages of Digital Dentistry
Dental crowns are custom-made for the patient using CEREC technology. There are many benefits of the CAD/CAM technology for both dentists as well as patients.
Digital Impression: high comfort level and more accuracy in diagnostics for treatment planning.
3-D imagery: the ability to see and use multidimensional images of the mouth enables
The doctors of the Bhardwaj clinic design dental restoration more precisely and make sure that placement is stable.
Quality material: For a highly durable result, aesthetically pleasing, and comfortable to fit within the natural smile, CEREC can be used to create high-quality porcelain and zirconia dental crowns.
Same-day restorations: Custom crowns can be designed, fabricated, and placed in the mouth the same day without having to leave with an uncomfortable temporary fitting and return for the new one at a later date.
Expectations from dental crowns
Before recommending a personalized treatment plan to a patient, the specialist at Bhardwaj clinic discusses dental concerns and cosmetic goals. Depending upon a person’s reason for the dental crown, smile design services may be offered to make sure that the result meets cosmetic needs.
After the finalization of the treatment plan, the tooth/teeth will be made by the dentist by taking out a small portion of the natural tooth structure to fit the dental crown. There is no need for a temporary tooth cap with CEREC technology. Digital images of the prepared tooth will be taken to create a 3-D model of the new dental crown. These images are then used to make a custom crown that also is matched with the natural smile of the person using onsite dental laboratory equipment.
CEREC (chairside economical restoration of esthetic ceramics).
The new dental crown is made to fit over the prepared tooth. Once everything
is in place the crown is permanently secured for a comfortable fit. The process is completed by polishing and smoothing the surface on the same day.
For Same Day Crowns, the doctors at Bhardwaj Dental Clinic use an intraoral camera and take the digital impression to create a 3-D image of your tooth. To make custom dental crowns, CEREC technology is used to create a high-quality porcelain and zirconia tooth crown. After the custom tooth crown is made, it is placed in the mouth. The benefit of the same-day crown is that the patient has to not leave the clinic with an uncomfortable temporary fitting and come back at a later day to restore the new one.
What can a person do if a crown falls out?
A person should never try to put it back on. Things like glue or cement should not be Used to reattach it. There can be many reasons for the crown to fall out, but they usually fall out due to improper placement. A person should contact the dentist as soon as possible.
Is it necessary to get a dental crown after a root canal?
Yes, almost all root canals should be reinforced with a dental crown. Without that the tooth becomes very susceptible to further decay, fractures, and tooth damage. The tooth may also develop permanent sensitivity to hot and cold food.
For how much time do dental crowns last?
Proper care and maintenance will ensure that the dental crown performs at its best for many years. They can last at least for a minimum of 15 years. Their longevity also depends on the type of materials used (resin, porcelain, silver, gold ) and daily oral health care routine of related persons.
What is Dental Crown Treatment?
A dental crown is a restoration that covers the tooth and restores it to its normal size and shape. A dental crown also strengthens and protects the damaged tooth from further damage. If a tooth is broken and the filling won’t be effective, a dental crown is required. In addition to this, a dental crown is required after the root canal treatment to support and strengthen the tooth.
Reasons to get a tooth crown-
- Fractured or broken tooth
- Not enough tooth structure to hold a filling
- Hide discolored and misaligned teeth
- Root canal-treated teeth
- Improvement of esthetics
- Decayed tooth
How long does the tooth crown last?
Crowns can stay for a minimum of 15 years but sometimes they do become loose and come off. The important step to increase lifespan of the dental crown is to take good care of oral hygiene. The lifespan also depends upon the materials used. If the tooth crown falls, do not try to reattach it and instead consult your dentist immediately.
How much does a tooth crown cost?
The dental crown cost depends on the material chosen by a patient. For example, a ceramic crown will cost more than a metal crown. Tooth crowns are comparatively costlier than fillings but stay for a much longer time and thus are preferable. To get the dental crown you can visit Bhardwaj Dental Clinic in Indore to get the proper guidance from their doctors.