With course of time, teeth get damaged due to wear & tear, cracked or weakened by decay. Dentists use a crown to entirely cover or “cap” a damaged tooth, crowns helps in strengthening a weakened tooth, these can also be used to improve your smile’s appearance, shape or alignment. If you are unsure & were searching for the Dentist Near Me or dental clinic in bhopal for crowns / cap placement in bhopal then you are at right place, contact us immediately.
If you really want to save your Root canal treated tooth, then don’t leave it without crown or cap.When you get the root canal treatment done, tooth becomes dead and its capacity to withstand chewing forces decreases and within no time it can break, so don’t let your half treatment go waste and get the crown done.
Do you know what can happen if you don’t get your missing tooth replaced….???
Movement of upper and lower surrounding teeth, causing crowding of teeth, problems of food lodgement causing decaying of healthy teeth and gums problems.
Missing teeth also decreases chewing efficiency of food and gives bad appearance on smiling or laughing. Also, one very important change which it causes is loss of bone from area where tooth is missing.
Dental Crowns are custom made to match the color of your natural teeth.Dental crowns are made from stainless steel, ceramic, acrylic, gold and metal alloys. Unlike removable prosthesislike dentures, crowns are cemented onto existing teeth or implants, and can only be removed by your dentist.
Dental crown is recommended in the following:
- To protect a weak tooth from breaking, or hold together segments of a fractured tooth
- Restore an already broken tooth
- To support a large filling when there is not enough tooth structure is remaining.
- Aa a cover for dental implant
- As a cover for disfigured/hypoplastic or severely discolored tooth
- As a cover for tooth after root canal treatment
Dental bridges are meant to bridge the gap created by one or more missing teeth.A dental bridge is made up of two or more dental crowns (one on either side of the gap) and a false tooth/tooth in between them. Bridges gets support from the surrounding natural teeth or dental implant. In case when you have lost a tooth/teeth,
bridges helps to restore your smile, your ability to speak and chew with maximum efficiency and maintain your facial support. Bridges helps to prevent your remaining teeth from shifting out of alignment.
Crown and bridge Faq's
1. When do I need a dental crown?
In case a tooth is partially damaged or is facing discoloration or decay, it can be protected using a dental crown.
2. How long does a dental crown last?
Dental crows need to be well maintained with proper hygiene and regular check-ups. If maintained properly a crown may last up to several years.
3. What is the difference between a bridge and a crown?
A bridge refers to the procedure in which the area around a missing tooth is filled in using the rest of the teeth. A crown is used to bring back the natural look of a damaged or missing tooth.
4. How long does it take to install a dental bridge?
A dental bridge is a fairly common procedure and will not take anywhere more than 2 to 4 visits to the dentist. You will also be provided with a temporary bridge before the permanent one is installed if required.
5. How do I know my crown won’t look different?
At Smile Gallery Dental Wellness Centre we ensure that the right pigmentation is selected for your crown by choosing the pigment from the rest of your tooth. Rest assured for your smile will be in professional hands.