Dental crowns! Do not miss the opportunity to learn about the purpose and types of its installation - المركز الطبي لرعاية الأسنان

Dental crowns! Do not miss the opportunity to learn about the purpose and types of its installation

Dental Crowns, the process of installing artificial teeth is among the important therapeutic and cosmetic procedures in the field of dentistry and dental aesthetics, especially during the past few years where it has proven many effective results and provided various solutions that many were hoping for. This article will clarify and prove that in detail, so don’t miss the chance to know all the information and prices related to these crowns.

Dental Crowns

Dental Crowns

Dental Crowns

Dental implants vary and are diverse, and technological advancement has helped in providing many of their types, all of which give positive, impressive, and effective results, but with different techniques or procedures so that each type suits the health situation or medical history of some medical cases, thus meeting all the needs of patients of different ages and desires.

Among the most prominent of these artificial implants are the crowns that are installed on the top of the teeth or the upper part of them to support them and give them the strength and hardness they need to regain the ability to perform their functional tasks. You can benefit from the advantages of modern technologies in installing dental crowns at The Dental Center.

What are Dental Crowns?

Installing dental crowns is one of the types of dental implants or artificial teeth that are made according to the size, type, measurement, and shape of the damaged natural teeth they will replace. Crowns are a type of implants where there are movable implants and others fixed according to the purpose and goal intended from their use.

Crowns are considered fixed implants where they are installed on the upper part of the damaged or affected teeth by the treating doctor in the clinic or center, and it is not possible for them to be removed by the patient at any time or place.

After installing these crowns, they should be treated like natural teeth in terms of cleanliness, attention, and care as they remain fixed in the mouth for life if they are maintained and not exposed to any damage.

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The Purpose of Getting Dental Crowns

Getting dental crowns is one of the most used treatment methods in dentistry recently, discussed among many doctors as the demand for installing these crowns is also large from patients. It is possible to deduce the importance or the main and important goal of installing these crowns on the teeth and mention it in the following points:

  • Compensating for lost teeth or part of a tooth or the structure of a molar that was lost or suffered a significant injury, such as erosion, breakage, or severe cracks and scratches on the structure.
  • They provide strength and hardness to the teeth to overcome difficult and different emergent conditions that occur in the mouth cavity.
  • They protect and resist any damage that may affect the teeth subjected to implantation or medical fillings again and give them stability and help them regain their functional role.
  • Changing the teeth with others that have an attractive and smooth appearance to positively affect the health of the teeth in the mouth.
  • It preserves the rest of the teeth in the mouth from exposure to damage and reinfection to their structure.
  • It maintains the stability of the mouth and distributes all types of pressure it is exposed to on its teeth located in all different directions so that balance occurs between all its sides and contents.
  • Preventing the spread of infection in the treated mouth cavity.
The Purpose of Getting Dental Crowns

The Purpose of Getting Dental Crowns

Types of Dental Crowns

Installing dental crowns is among the types of dental implants that dental specialists are keen to develop continuously and discover various types of them and use many raw materials that help meet the needs of different patients. It is possible to mention these many types in the following points:

  • Metal Dental Crowns: They are strong and solid dental implants made of durable metal, whether silver or gold, making them suitable for the back teeth and molars in the mouth due to their ability to withstand various pressures.
  • Porcelain Dental Crowns: Artificial teeth made of porcelain that mimics the color and characteristics of the natural teeth they replace, but they are not as strong as metal crowns.
  • Metal Dental Crowns Covered with Porcelain: These crowns are a type of artificial teeth that combine the hardness of metal and its ability to adapt to any changing conditions and porcelain, which has a good overall appearance that adds a good cosmetic touch to the teeth.
  • Stainless Steel Crowns: Crowns or caps that are easy to use in different medical cases due to the availability of many types and measurements of them.
  • Zirconia Crowns: Zirconia is one of the most prominent new cosmetic raw materials that are strong and solid and capable of showing the aesthetic side with the teeth.

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Types of Dental Crowns

Types of Dental Crowns

Advantages of Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are among the most used techniques in treatment that offer many advantages to their patients as follows:

  • They protect the teeth from weakness and exposure of their structure to fragility, thus they are considered a strong and fundamental support for them.
  • They restore the aesthetic appearance and good alignment of the teeth and the ideal smile.
  • They enable the teeth to perform their functional tasks again when eating or speaking.

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Disadvantages of Dental Crowns

Dental crowns, as they possess many

of the aforementioned advantages, also have some disadvantages that are represented in:

  • Tooth sensitivity.
  • Tooth decay.
  • Multiple gum diseases such as sensitivity and inflammations.
  • Bad breath.
  • The feeling of unbearable nerve pain.
  • An allergic reaction from the immune system against the installations of these crowns.
  • Gum color change.
  • The inability of the jaws’ teeth to close upon each other.
  • The possibility of the crowns becoming loose from their place due to not being properly fixed and exposing the teeth to more damage.
  • The mismatch of the crowns’ color shade with the surrounding teeth, making the teeth appear in a bad and poor manner.

Steps of Installing Dental Crowns

Among the most important types of dental implants are dental crowns that are fixed through several simple, uncomplicated steps as follows:

  • Examining the patient’s teeth and the health and safety of the mouth cavity and its tissues.
  • Taking measurements of the teeth to be treated to give them to the lab technician to make crowns similar to them in color, shape, and size.
  • Preparing the mouth for installing the crowns by treating any problems in it, cleaning the teeth, removing tartar deposits on their surface, and removing any impurities from the gums.
  • Testing the dental crowns in the patient’s mouth to make the adjustments that might be needed until they are permanently and well fixed.

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What are the Most Common Problems with Dental Crowns?

Dental crowns are among the most important implants in helping to get rid of tooth gaps and other complex problems, but despite their beneficial role, there are potential problems that may occur after their installation, including:

  • Appearance of bad breath.
  • Problems with dry mouth.
  • Various gum diseases such as sensitivity, inflammations, and irritation.
  • Appearance of tooth cavities and weakness and fragility of their structure.
  • Accumulation of tartar deposits on the surface of the teeth.
  • Appearance of severe ulcers inside the mouth cavity on the sides of the cheeks and inflammations of any tissues or bones or in the mouth cavity when cooking.

Cost of Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are a type of alternative teeth for natural teeth that lost part of their structure or were damaged, and the extent of this damage occurring in the teeth and their number are factors that affect the cost determination, as well as the doctor’s experience and efficiency in installing the crowns make a big difference in determining this cost also, in addition to several other factors that must be taken into account such as the cost of the raw materials manufactured for them, technologies, and medical devices used in treatment.

And the place of the center or clinic and their reputation among patients, from this we conclude that the cost of dental crowns can be an average cost ranging between 2000 and 5000 Egyptian pounds, and this price is subject to increase or decrease and this variation differs in various specialized medical centers, and we are here at The Dental Center to help you achieve the results you desire with the installation of dental crowns.

Cost of Dental Crowns

Cost of Dental Crowns

How Long Do Dental Crowns Last?

Dental crowns are made of many different and various raw materials, and the period of durability and continuity of the crown in the mouth goes back to the type of this raw material used and its properties, so it is natural for the average duration of dental crowns in the mouth to be between 5 or 10 years.

And in the case of porcelain and zirconia crowns, they last longer than that, as well as other types of crowns as long as they are cared for and maintained clean, well-appearing, and functional, and the benefits of installing a permanent dental retainer are numerous, check them out through this article.

Can Dental Crowns Be Replaced?

Yes, it is possible to replace dental crowns with others whatever the motives and reasons are, as there are those who insist on replacing the crown with another made of newer raw material more suitable for them and with better cosmetic properties.

And there is a possibility to change the crown with another for medical purposes, especially for those who suffer from any problem or malfunction or damage to it because in this case, it is necessary to replace it.

Can Dental Crowns Be Whitened?

No, it is not possible to whiten dental crowns as happens with natural teeth by teeth whitening sessions because the crowns are resistant to staining and color change, so with each cleaning and whitening session for the teeth, it is necessary to replace the old crown with a new one that has the same color of the new natural teeth and suits various communities.

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Can Dental Crowns Fall Off?

There is a possibility, it is not excluded that dental crowns may fall off depending on the medical condition and their age and the fragility of the teeth, but because it is not impossible, in this case, when the crown falls from the mouth, it is necessary to take care of it and keep it in a safe place until the appointment of the specialist doctor capable of dealing with it and reinstalling it again.

Is the Process of Installing Dental Crowns Painful?

No, the process of installing dental crowns is one of the techniques that is done under the influence of anesthesia, which prevents the patient from feeling pain or discomfort, as the technology with which these crowns are fixed is modern and advanced, i.e., its steps are done comfortably without the patient being annoyed and it is done within a shorter time period.

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