A crown or “cap” is a permanent covering that is used to restore a tooth that was decayed, damaged, cracked or had a root canal treatment. Crowns are also place to strengthen teeth and can be used to restore the appearance of teeth.
Crowns can be made of a variety of different materials such as porcelain, metals such as gold or a combination of these materials. All porcelain crowns are metal-free generally provide the highest cosmetic appearance. Our doctors will discuss which type of crown is most suitable for your tooth.