Crown and Bridge Metal

Gold Castings

Gold restorations are the standard for long-term durability of posterior crowns.They have been used for over100 years in dentistry with an exceptional success rate. Gold is the most biocompatible non-toxic material used in dentistry today. It is non-corrosive and hypo-allergenic. Gold’s wear rates and coefficient of thermal expansion is very similar to enamel, and thus achieves a better natural fit. Gold castings can be made in various alloys.

PFM (PORCELAIN FUSED TO METAL)

These crowns are made of gold on the inside and covered with successive layers of porcelain to provide the highest level of esthetics. These restorations can be created on various alloys to meet your demands. Custom shading and photo shade matching is available to our clients as well.

Maryland Bridge

Maryland bridges

Considered to be an ultra-conservative treatment with minimal grinding of the adjoining teeth. This done by a bridging a piece which is glued to the backs of the adjacent teeth.

5 minute video on How dental crowns are made