Dental Crowns at Queanbeyan Dental Clinic
If you suffer from a severely broken, misshapen or weak tooth, a dental crown is one of the most common procedures to cover and restore your tooth. At Queanbeyan Dental Clinic, our dentists have years of experience treating patients from all walks of life, taking time and care with each patient to ensure they are receiving a personalised experience. If you are located near Queanbeyan and surrounds, please contact our clinic to book a consultation with one of our doctors for dental crowns.
What is a Dental Crown?
A dental crown is a tooth-like shaped cap placed over your existing tooth, restoring the original appearance of the tooth.
A patient may need a dental crown for the following reasons:
- Preventing a decayed tooth from further damage, breakage or cracking by covering the concerning tooth.
- To restore teeth that are worn down due to grinding of the teeth or natural wear over long periods of time.
- A tooth may be misshapen and therefore, the patient may feel discomfort in regard to the appearance or feel of the misshapen tooth.
- Covering discoloured teeth.
- Supporting a dental bridge.
- Covering a tooth with a large filling/gap.
In most cases, your dentist will be able to examine your teeth, take into consideration your concerns and formulate the best treatment plan for you. If your particular situation requires a dental crown, our experienced dentists will guide you through the process from start to finish.
What Are Dental Crowns Made Of?
Dental crowns come in an array of different materials available to choose from.
Here are the most common materials:
If you are unsure about which option is best for you, it is best to speak with your dentist for the available options and most suitable material for your needs. Book an appointment here to get your journey started.
What is the Procedure for Dental Crowns?
The full procedure will take roughly two to three visits to the dental practice, depending on the dentist and the treatment.
A traditional method for applying a crown will include the following steps:
Speak to a Dental Crown Specialist in Queanbeyan Today!
Queanbeyan Dental Clinic is highly rated for not only the quality of treatments but also the level of care provided to each and every patient. We are here to promote a better oral health experience for the local and wider community of Queanbeyan. Book in an appointment online or speak to one of our friendly staff members by calling us on 02 6297 3171.