Dental Crowns and Bridges Hamden Connecticut
Dental Crowns treatments in Hamden
A Dental crown is a type of restoration which completely "caps" or encircles a tooth or implant crowns. Dental Crowns are often needed when a large cavity or crack (fracture) occurs. Once placed on the tooth, an ultra strong cement is used to permanently seal the tooth and keep the crown in place for many years.
The Interesting facts about dental crowns:
- Dental crowns are cemented over tooth
- The main cause of dental crowns is to save damaged tooth.
- Dental crowns help to make your teeth stronger
- It improve the shape of your tooth
- It improves the overall appearance of your teeth.
Most Frequently asked Questions
- Porcelain Crowns
- All-Ceramic Crowns
- Glass Crowns
- Gold Alloy Crowns
Dental Bridges treatments in Hamden
A dental bridge is a false tooth, known as a "pontic", which is fused between two or more crowns to fill in the area left by a missing tooth. The two crowns holding it in place that is attached to your teeth on each side of the false tooth, in the same manner, described above.
This is known as a fixed bridge. This procedure is used to replace one or more missing teeth. Fixed bridges cannot be taken out of your mouth as you might do with removable partial dentures.