We believe that a beautiful smile has the power to boost your confidence and improve your overall well-being. With advancements in dental technology, we proudly offer porcelain crowns as a reliable solution to restore damaged or discolored teeth.
Porcelain crowns, also known as dental caps or tooth crowns, are custom-made dental restorations that cover the entire visible portion of a damaged tooth.
They are designed to resemble natural teeth in shape, color, and translucency, resulting in an aesthetically pleasing outcome.
Porcelain, a ceramic material, is chosen for its durability, stain resistance, and ability to mimic the natural appearance of teeth.
Unlike traditional metal crowns, porcelain crowns mimic the translucency and light-reflecting characteristics of natural teeth, resulting in a restoration that seamlessly blends with your existing teeth.
This ability to replicate the appearance of natural teeth makes porcelain crowns an excellent choice for individuals seeking a smile that is both beautiful and natural-looking.
The popularity of porcelain crowns stems from their ability to combine exceptional aesthetics, durability, and oral health benefits.
Whether you are seeking to restore a single tooth or enhance the appearance of your entire smile, porcelain crowns offer a reliable and aesthetically pleasing solution.
Porcelain crowns are an ideal solution for teeth that are severely damaged or decayed.
Whether your tooth has suffered extensive decay, fractures, or has undergone a root canal treatment, a porcelain crown can restore its functionality and appearance.
The crown acts as a protective barrier, preventing further damage while allowing you to bite, chew, and speak with confidence.
Stubborn tooth discoloration can significantly impact your smile and self-esteem.
Porcelain crowns offer a reliable solution for correcting tooth discoloration that cannot be effectively treated with conventional teeth whitening procedures.
By placing a porcelain crown over the discolored tooth, our dental experts can restore a natural, radiant shade, ensuring your smile looks its best.
Porcelain crowns are renowned for their durability and longevity.
The high-quality dental porcelain used in their fabrication is resistant to stains and can withstand the forces of daily chewing and biting, making them a reliable option for long-term dental solutions.
When properly cared for and combined with regular dental check-ups, a porcelain crown can last for many years, offering you peace of mind and a stable dental restoration.
It is important to follow good oral hygiene practices, such as brushing and flossing regularly, to maintain the health of your natural teeth and the longevity of your porcelain crown.
The process of getting porcelain crowns typically involves several steps, which are carried out by our experienced dental professionals.
Here’s an overview of the procedure:
During your initial visit, our skilled dentist will assess your oral health and discuss your aesthetic goals. They will evaluate the condition of your teeth and determine whether porcelain crowns are the right treatment option for you.
To accommodate the porcelain crowns, a small portion of the tooth enamel is carefully removed. This step ensures a proper fit and helps maintain the natural proportions of your teeth. In some cases, if the tooth is severely damaged, additional dental work may be required to build a foundation for the crown.
Once the tooth is prepared, an impression or mold is taken to create a precise replica of your tooth. This impression is sent to a dental laboratory, where skilled technicians craft your custom-made porcelain crown to match your unique specifications.
While your permanent crown is being fabricated, a temporary crown is placed to protect the prepared tooth. This temporary crown allows you to maintain normal oral function and aesthetics until your next appointment.
On your subsequent visit, the temporary crown is removed, and the permanent porcelain crown is carefully bonded to your tooth. Our dentist will ensure a proper fit, making any necessary adjustments for optimal comfort and appearance.
One of the key advantages of porcelain crowns is their ability to preserve the remaining healthy tooth structure. Unlike some other dental restorations, such as dental bridges, crowns do not rely on adjacent teeth for support.
Instead, they encapsulate the damaged tooth, providing strength, stability, and protection while minimizing the need for extensive tooth preparation.
When a tooth is significantly damaged or weakened, a porcelain crown can effectively restore its functionality and appearance without compromising the surrounding healthy teeth.
By preserving healthy tooth structure and providing a durable protective layer, porcelain crowns can contribute to the long-term success and longevity of the treated tooth.
Committed on providing high-quality, patient-focused care to help all patients of all ages from children to senior citizens protect their teeth, gums, and overall oral health.
Dr. Badie was born and raised abroad but moved to the United States when he was just 19 years old to attend college and earn his dental degree. Dr. Badie completed his undergraduate degree in biology at a California State University before receiving his doctor of dental surgery (DDS) degree at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.
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