Crowns and bridges are used to restore a smile back to normal appearance and functionality. Oftentimes, teeth can be damaged to the extent that the look and strength are compromised. In that case, you might require a dental crown or a bridge to replace a few teeth.
Crowns are a tooth shaped shell that gets installed to encase your decayed tooth or implant. Made from high-grade dental ceramic, crowns are (for example, zirconia ) strong, long-lasting solutions for restoring a single tooth. Dental crowns blend in with your natural teeth to complete your smile and are durable enough function like a natural tooth as well.
You might require a dental crown if:
A bridge is a series of connected crowns that can fill a gap in between two decayed teeth. For replacing more than one missing tooth, bridges can be created to fill the space. The bridge is held in place by crowns secured to sound teeth on either side of the space. Bridges can also be placed on top of dental implants to replace up to 4 or 5 teeth at one time.
You might require a dental bridge to:
For more information on our crowns and bridges treatments, feel free to get in touch with our friendly team.