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Fractures, cracks and chips frequently occur under excessive pressure like we’ve seen with sleep grinders and people who clench a lot. Hence why crowns, like a helmet, encapsulate the tooth and protect it from damage. Porcelain or gold capped crowns can also be used if the tooth has a large filling or Root Canal Therapy Dental improving chewing mobility. Crowns additionally contour the tooths natural colour and shape to disguise in every patients mouth.
The common materials dentists use to make dental crowns include: All-metal (including gold and alloys), stainless steel, porcelain-fused-to-metal, all-ceramic. The type of material will be determined after a consultation with the dentist.