What is a Dental Crown?Is a chipped tooth or discoloration keeping you from putting your best smile forward? Is there a flaw or decay you want to repair? A dental crown could be an effective solution for restoring your smile by capping one tooth, or even multiple teeth at the same time. Aaron C. Polk, D.D.S. is an accomplished artist who will design a crown to make your smile shine!
A dental crown or “cap” because is a covering custom-designed to slip over a weakened or damaged tooth. Crowns can also be used to cosmetically improve a tooth that is misshapen or undersized to create a beautifully balanced smile, with restores tooth strength, function, and appearance. Aaron C. Polk, D.D.S. skillfully shapes the cap and blends the crown’s color to perfectly matches the enamel of the surrounding teeth so the crown fits in seamlessly with the rest of your smile.
Why should I get a Dental Crown?
There are many advantages to dental crown procedures. In addition to the cosmetic benefits, crowns are restorative. If a tooth has serious decay or is weakened by a chip or a crack, a crown can be used to hold together the pieces or protect an already broken tooth from further wear and tear.