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Getting a Dental Crown - What is the Process?

A dental crown is a porcelain or metallic cap that restores damaged teeth. Once made and fixed to the tooth, crowns last for many years depending on how you take care of them.

A crown looks like a tooth and it fits over your natural one like a cover. This protects it from further damage and improves your overall appearance.

There are many reasons why patients may need dental crowns. Let’s take a look at them now.

Uses of Dental Crowns

  • Crowns support teeth that have undergone a root canal procedure. After the dentist cleans out the pulp and takes out some of the tooth, the remaining tooth structure needs the support of a crown to be restored to ...

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