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Same Day Porcelain Crown

Same day crowns are convenient, esthetic and lost lasting solutions for teeth that need a crown. Traditional crowns required two appointments with the hassle of a temporary crown for a few weeks while the lab creates a crown. With the CAD/CAM system at Springwoods Village Dental these crowns can be made by the doctor in a single visit, saving you the time of having to return for a second appointment and the hassle of having to wear a temporary crown. They are esthetic and have excellent durability and provides you with the peace of mind that the crown is made by the doctor, not a lab technician.

What Types of Crowns Are Available Same Day?


Springwoods Village Dental owns our own in-house CAD/CAM system which allows our patients to have a completed permanent crown in just one office visit. This system requires that a natural tooth-colored porcelain crown is chosen by the patient.
Other types of crowns are available, but will require two office visits, a temporary crown, and lab processing time.

What are Dental Crowns and steps for crowning a tooth?


 
  • Missing or damaged teeth can make you feel self conscious.
  • Crowns or Bridgework can fill gaps where you are missing teeth.
  • Crowns fortify and restore damaged teeth.
  • Allow teeth to function normally again.
  • Crowns look like completely natural teeth.
  • Watch this video for information about the steps for crowning a tooth..
  • Then, make your appointment with Springwoods Village Dental Group to beautify your smile!

What is a dental crown?


A dental crown is a cap like product that is placed over an existing tooth that has been reduced in size. It can also be placed over a dental implant. Once the crown has been carefully crafted and formed to match, as closely as possible, the patients own teeth, it is cemented into place. The crown will fully encase the tooth it covers at and above the gum line. restores a tooth's shape, size, and strength. Only a Dentist or Specialist should remove the crown after it has been permanently bonded in place

How long will my crown last?


The life of a crown will vary with each patient and will depend on whether or not proper care and good oral hygiene have been taken, but will usually range from 5 to 15 years.

Why Would I Need a Dental Crown?


  • For the protection of a tooth after a very large filling or root canal treatment is completed.
  • To cover an previously broken tooth.
  • To cover a tooth that has been severely worn down
  • To hold a dental bridge in place
  • To cover a dental implant
  • To cover a tooth that has a large filling when the original tooth size has been greatly reduced.
  • To protect a weak tooth from breaking or to hold together parts of a cracked tooth.
  • To cover misproportioned or severely discolored teeth
  • For purposes of cosmetic improvement