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Porcelain Crown

A dental crown above tooth and tooth with dental crown placedHaving a porcelain crown helps to keep the tooth protected and is a common dental procedure that many dentists conduct. By placing a porcelain crown, the tooth is made to act as a normal tooth as if it had no crown at all. By having the dentists from Shull Family Dentistry place the crown, you will be able to enjoy your smile and get back to eating normally.

Are Porcelain Crowns Necessary?

You will know whether a porcelain crown will be needed due to the need for any repair to the tooth and to keep them protected from any decay. Your tooth may also be restored due to a porcelain crown as it will appear like your natural tooth. No matter what the reason is for your porcelain crown, you can make the decision if one is what you truly want.

What You'll Gain From A Porcelain Crown

Once a fitting for a porcelain crown is completed, you will gain a significant amount of strength and reliability. The porcelain crown is able to safeguard the tooth so that decay can be prevented. By having protection from decay, the tooth is able to be saved. When your tooth is saved and healthy, you will be happy to smile all throughout your day.

Process of the Porcelain Crown

Obtaining a porcelain crown will need two separate dental appointments. At the initial scheduling, your tooth will be prepped. With prepping, it will involve the tooth getting cleaned so that any decay can be removed.

Once cleaning is done, a molding of the tooth will be obtained once some of the enamel is shaven off. Once your second appointment comes around, the porcelain crown will be placed. It will then be checked for proper fit.

The Cost For Porcelain Crowns

When it comes to the amount you will pay, it has a lot to do with how much the tooth is visible. The price will also vary on what the tooth’s function is once a porcelain crown is set. If you have several teeth that would benefit from a porcelain crown, then you need to consider what each will cost as the prices will vary. With multiple crowns set, they will require multiple appointments for each.

When you get a hold of us here at Shull Family Dentistry, we will have everything in line for your porcelain crown. Get a hold of us today at 503-362-5019.
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