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Dental Crowns

Today, with advances in science and technology, dental crowns are more sophisticated in terms of their properties such as resistance, toughness, texture, shine, opacity, adaptability, durability and mimicry with the remaining biological structures; making the prognosis of dental rehabilitation treatment more encouraging in many cases. However, it should be noted that all prosthetic treatment always goes hand in hand with the operator’s expertise, to make a precise diagnosis and to indicate this or that rehabilitative treatment. The different dental crowns that are offered in clinics vary according to the place, culture, education, but especially the purchasing power of the patients.

WHAT IS DENTAL CROWN?

A dental crown is a tooth-shaped “cap” that is placed over a tooth covering it to restore its shape and size, strength, and/or to improve its appearance. The crown fully encases the entire visible portion of a tooth that lies at and above the gum line.

Crowns are custom made to fit over each tooth. They can be made of a variety of different materials, including ceramics, porcelain-and-metal, gold, or resin.

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WHICH CROWN MATERIAL SHOULD I CHOOSE?

In order to recommend you wich materials are the best, your dentist will first consider factors such as:

• Tooth’s location

• How much of the tooth will show when you smile

• Position of your gum tissue

• Function of the tooth that needs the crown

• How much natural tooth is remaining

• Color of the surrounding teeth

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HOW DO I KNOW IF I NEED A CROWN?

If you have a large cavity that’s too big for a filling, it may be time for a crown. You may also need a crown if your tooth is: severely worn down, cracked or weakened. Crowns are also recommended following a root canal on a tooth, because the tooth is more fragile and needs protection.

You may be a candidate for a crown if you’re missing a tooth, and the dentist needs to put in a dental bridge or a tooth implant.

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Materials that crowns are made of

Ceramics

1.CERAMICS

Among them are the first ceramics enriched with feldspar and Lucite with a natural dental appearance, very high aesthetics, and low mechanical resistance and brittleness. The filling using this type of crown is disorganized because of poor techniques of coccion and loss of uniformity.

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2. METAL-PORCELAIN

These crowns have the greatest supply and demand within the dental landscape. These are characterized in terms of their aesthetic, mechanical, and optical properties and also because of their low cost compared to zirconia. The full porcelain ceramics known as EMAX and are in greater demand, widely distributed in European and American countries.

Zirconia

3. ZIRCONIA

Zirconium is a material with a white coloration. Thanks to which its aesthetic, natural results can be obtained with adequate luminosity. This material is very biocompatible. Thus, the prosthesis will be easier tolerated by the surrounding tissues. Also, Zirconium has the highest properties of hardness and resistance to attrition and flexion.

Lithium disilicate

4. LITHIUM DISILICATE

This ceramic, like porcelain, has little tolerance to permanent deformation, but it has excellent aesthetic results, which is why it is indicated for veneers of anterior teeth.

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THE DENTIST WILL FIND A DENTAL CROWN CONVENIENT WHEN:

In situations such as:

Replace large fillings, when not enough tooth remains

Prevent a weakened tooth from breaking

Cover a discolored or deformed tooth

Cover a tooth that has undergone root canal treatment

Improve the aesthetic appearance of an anatomically affected tooth.

Repair a fractured tooth

Cover a dental implant

Place a bridge

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It is comforting to know that our oral health is in the hands of dental professionals in whom we trust our smile. Still, it is necessary to advise people that dental treatments are lasting as long as patients will adopt the measures required to ensure the longevity of your dental crown or bridge, such as:

It will be essential to keep your gums and teeth healthy by brushing with fluoride toothpaste twice a day along with daily flossing.

Go to the hygienist or dentist regularly for regular check-ups and professional cleanings.

To avoid damaging the dental crowns or bridges, avoid chewing hard food, ice, or other hard objects.

At Channel Islands Family Dental,  we offer our patients the best quality dental crowns. Visit our dentists at Oxnard Santa PaulaVentura, Newbury Park y Port Hueneme  to find out about dental implants.

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PORT HUENEME OFFICE

2601 N Ventura Rd, Port Hueneme, CA 93041

www.porthuenemedentist.com

Monday To Friday  9AM- 6PM

805-985-6966 Port Hueneme BOOK IN Port Hueneme

OXNARD OFFICE

2379 N Oxnard Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93036

www.oxnarddentist.com

Monday To Friday  9AM- 6PM

(805) 342-1100 Oxnard BOOK IN Oxnard

VENTURA OFFICE

5700 Ralston St UNIT 203, Ventura, CA 93003

www.venturadentist.net

Monday To Friday  9AM- 6PM

 
805-465-9414 Ventura BOOK IN Ventura

SANTA PAULA OFFICE

248 W Harvard Blvd suite B, Santa Paula, CA 93060

www.santapauladentists.com

Monday To Friday  9AM- 6PM

805-525-1573 ST Paula BOOK IN Santa Paula

Newbury Park Office

1620 Newbury Road, #5, Newbury Park, CA 91320

www.newburyparkdentist.net

Monday To Friday  9AM- 6PM

(805) 410-5151 NEWBURY PARK Book in Newbury park


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