Crowns are tooth shaped caps which are placed as a cover to the root canal treated teeth/ implant/ natural teeth for restoring its shape and size, strength, andto improve its appearance. This is the visible part of the tooth which is placed above the gum line.
Metal ceramic crowns are crowns which contains metallic base material surrounded with layers of ceramic. The types in metal ceramic crowns are
Metal free ceramic crowns look more natural and aesthetic when compare to metal ceramic crowns and completely avoid metal exposure. All ceramic crowns does not have metallic base and are completely made of ceramic material. Metal ceramic crowns reflect an opaque shade of metal that makes its appearance little dull. This type of crowns is advised in the front/ anterior teeth for natural and more pleasing smile. There are many options available at WE dental for metal free ceramic crowns like ZIRCONIA CROWNS, EMAX CROWNS which are advanced version of ceramic crowns. These crowns match the teeth shade precisely and have increased wear and tear resistance.