With each passing day, Zirconia crowns are gaining more and more popularity. They are not only extremely durable but provide a very natural look and hence has created quite a buzz in the market. They will effectively hide your damaged tooth and act as a cap over your implants protecting them from damages. And the best part is that you will get them at Raga Dental Center.
What are Zirconia Crowns?
As you can understand from the name, the Zirconia crowns are made from zirconia. The material is highly durable and strong and the most positive point is that they are extremely compatible with the human body. Not only in crowns, but zirconia has been used in many other human medical applications as well. One such applicative measure is in joints. The human body never rejects zirconia and so you can stay assured about that. With each day, people are preferring zirconia crowns over porcelain crowns due to its many benefits.
What are the Advantages of Opting For Zirconia Crowns?
Zirconia crowns have several advantages some of which are explained below:
The most important advantage of Zirconia crowns is that they are extremely tough and thus are preferred by people more and more. The toughness and strength of these crowns make them last much longer than the other type of crowns. These crowns can withstand almost all forms of wear and tear and will last you for many years.
The translucency of these crowns is an added advantage. Now, you must be thinking how can translucency be advantageous! Well, let me tell you that it is this translucency that makes these crowns look so real and natural. The light gets reflected from them and give them a natural looking appearance and thus they can merge with your surrounding teeth quite easily. When seen from the aesthetic point of view, zirconia crowns are considered one of the best. If you are opting for crowns to be put on your front teeth then it is even more important that they should look natural otherwise people will easily come to know that they are artificial. But with Zirconia crown you won’t be able to differentiate the real from the artificial one.
Another major advantage is that these crowns can be easily modified according to your needs and can be made according to your desired shape and size.
What is the Procedure For Fitting a Zirconia Crown?
The Zirconia crown is fitted in the following manner:
- The first step towards getting a zirconia crown is its preparation. The dentist will assess your tooth and take the measurements in order to assess the shape and size of the crown.
- Then after the crown is prepared, the tooth on which you are getting the crown will be made to come in contact with an acid that will roughen its surface in order to make the bond between the tooth and crown stronger.
- Finally, the crown will be fitted.
Gone are the days when you had to worry about a damaged front tooth. With the advanced procedures and state-in-art technologies at Raga Dental Center, everything is possible.