When a tooth receives extensive damage or decay, Dr. Michele S Tratos may recommend a dental crown to restore your tooth’s health and appearance. At our practice, we custom-make your dental crowns to match your natural tooth’s color, shape, and size. This means that even with a restoration, you can rest assured that your smile will still maintain its naturally beautiful appearance. We welcome you to learn more by scheduling your appointment with our dentist for customized dental crowns in Las Vegas, Nevada, by calling our office today at 702-369-8730.
A dental crown, or cap, is a restoration that can be used for a number of purposes. One of the most common uses of a dental crown is to restore a tooth that is significantly damaged or decayed. The crown is custom made to fit over the entire tooth, starting at the gum line, in order to restore the tooth to its original shape and size. Dental crowns can be made of gold, porcelain, or porcelain fused to metal; porcelain crowns are popular because they match the natural color and appearance of your teeth. Our dentist will help you determine which type of dental crown is right for your smile.
Your smile may benefit from a crown if a tooth is damaged or decayed to the point that a dental filling will not provide a successful restoration. Crowns can also be used for a number of other restorative and aesthetic purposes, including:
To find out whether a dental crown is right for you, we welcome you to contact us today!