Fixed Prosthodontics

Ceramometal Crowns - West Bloomfield, MI
Ceramometal crown restorations with special attachment mechanisms for proper fitting of an additional prosthesis- a removable partial denture.Metal is only exposed on the lingual (tongue side) and underneath clasping, to minimize metal display when smiling.

 

Problem

Worn, broken down, or missing teeth.

Solution

Your prosthodontist can prepare the tooth to receive an all ceramic crown, ceramometal, or full gold crown. A fixed bridge requires 2 or more teeth to be prepared in order to help replace a missing tooth. The crown or bridge is permanently cemented to the tooth or teeth. This procedure usually takes 2 appointments.

Problem

Teeth that require root canal treatment

Solution

Your prosthodontist can determine if a foundation restoration is required before crowing the tooth. A post and core may be needed.