Dental crowns are restorations that can be used for a number of purposes including restorative and cosmetic. One of the most common uses for dental crowns includes a tooth that is damaged or decayed to the point that a dental filling will not provide a successful restoration. Crowns can also be used for a number of other restorative and aesthetic purposes, including:
Dental crowns can be made of gold, porcelain or porcelain fused to metal. Porcelain crowns are popular because they match the natural color and appearance of your teeth. Our dentists will help you determine which type of dental crown is right for your smile.