What is a Zirconia Crown?
Zirconia is a tooth coloured material which is highly used in making crowns today because of the advantages it gives over other materials. It is the closest to looking like natural teeth and does need any metal component. It is strong and has a long life. It is highly acceptable by the patient because of its aesthetic superiority, strength and longevity.
When does one need it?
When aesthics and appearence is patients major concern, zirconia crowns are by and far the best option. They can be used for any teeth, especially the front ones as they are highly natural looking. When the teeth are broken, discoloured, mottled, incorrectly positioned, affected by cavities, root canal treated, they can be given zirconia crowns.
How long does it take?
It usually takes 2 appointments. One for the tooth preparation and measurement, and the second for the crown fixation.
Are there any alternatives?
Other options could be Porcelain Fused to Metal crowns or Metal Layer Sintered crowns.
We recognize and appreciate the fact that every patient is unique and their concerns are different. Their clinical findings are different. Hence, based on the clinical examination we here at Aesthetica Dental Implant Clinics, Kolkata can accordingly suggest you the other alternatives, best suited for your case.
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