Dental crowns are often known as artificial caps for your teeth. They are custom-made to match the size and shape of your original tooth, meaning they look and function the same. Whether you’re biting into your food or showing off your smile, you won’t even be able to notice a difference.
Our dental team can use crowns to cover both natural teeth and artificial implants, depending on the situation. If you have a crack and the tooth can still be saved, the dentist will shape the tooth into a base, allowing them to place the crown over it. We also complete the same process after a root canal.
If you receive a dental implant, the crown will be connected to the implant using a connector called an abutment.
Dental crowns can serve as a great way to replace a tooth or save one. Some of the exciting benefits include:
If you’re ready to place your child on the right path to incredible oral health for years to come, visit APEX Dental Care. Contact our friendly and helpful team to book an appointment today.
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