If you have a missing tooth you know the effect it can have on the quality of your smile and also your life as it also affects the choice of your food consumption. It can also cause a problem in how you chew and speak. To fix the problem of a missing tooth you can opt for dental crowns and bridges, which is one option for it. A weak, broken, or an incomplete smile may be able to restored by fixing dental crowns and bridges.
A dental crown is basically a cap that is fitted over the visibly damaged tooth. It helps in fortifying and building up the tooth crown and restores the tooth’s natural strength and function. If you have a smile that you think isn’t aesthetically pleasant, you can go for the option of fitting dental crowns. There are a variety of dental crowns available; you can go for the porcelain dental crowns as they can be made to resemble your natural teeth. There is a reason behind it, as porcelain reflects light in the same way as your real, natural teeth do. You can also get porcelain fused to metal and gold crowns. You and your dentist can decide what is the best material for your mouth.
Dental bridges are basically a way to fill in the gaps or spaces where your teeth are missing. Dental bridges consist of a crowns on anchoring teeth with a crown fused in the middle. Bridges can be porcelain. Porcelain fused to metal or gold. Talk to your dentist about the right material for your mouth.
Dental crowns and dental bridges are one way to help correct cracked, damaged, or missing teeth.
If you are considering dental crowns and bridges as a dental restoration, you can discuss it with our team of dentists at Expressions Dental™ Clinic in Calgary. You can also book an appointment at +1 (403) 252 7733