A crown is a covering that encases the entire tooth surface, restoring it to its original shape and size. A crown protects and strengthens tooth structure that cannot be restored with fillings or other types of restorations.
Although there are several types of crowns, porcelain crowns are the most popular due to their durability and aesthetics. Porcelain crowns are made with custom shades to match the color of your existing teeth as closely as possible. Porcelain crowns are also made to match the shape and size of your teeth, giving you a natural, long-lasting beautiful smile.
A dental bridge is a non removable appliance and is an excellent way to replace missing teeth.
There are several types of bridges. You and your dentist will discuss the best options for your particular case. The “traditional bridge” is the most popular type and is usually made of porcelain or porcelain fused to metal. This type of bridge consists to two crowns that go over two anchoring teeth and are attached to artificial teeth, filling the gap created by one or more missing teeth