What is cosmetic porcelain crown?
First, cosmetic porcelain crowns are the restorations which have the same color and shape as real teeth, which are used to restore broken, damaged teeth, fix crooked teeth, discolored teeth …The ultimate purpose of cosmetic porcelain crowns is to restore function and esthetics of your smile
Currently, there are two methods of porcelain restoration that are commonly applied: porcelain veneers and porcelain crowns, each method will have its own advantages and disadvantages, so depending on each person, the doctor will advise the suitable treatment for you.
3 OTHER USES OF DENTAL PORCELAIN RESTORATION
Doing cosmetic porcelain crown is a method of restoring tooth that gives customers not only shiny, even, beautiful teeth but also good chewing function. Besides the standard individual porcelain crown, porcelain crown can also be used in:
This is the method chosen by many patients who have teeth loss thanks to its advantages such as:
- Restore chewing function
- Ensure aesthetics
- Lower cost than implants
However, to make a bridge, the doctor must grind down at least 2 real teeth, which does have an effect on your healthy teeth in the long run. Dental bridge will also cause bone loss in the future.
Crown on Implant
Doing Porcelain crown on implant is a method recommended by dentists, thanks to its sustainable advantages, ensuring effective restoration of chewing function and limiting bone loss. Aesthetic porcelain crowns on implants have natural color. They can be maintained forever if you know how to take care of them properly
Porcelain teeth on removable denture
This method only used when you get several teeth loss. Its advantage is low cost and is easy to repair. However, the structure of removable dentures makes it difficult to chew and cannot restore the bone loss of the jaw.