Although dentures can make your smile appear natural and improved, they can slide around or shift with time. As a result, your dentist will most likely recommend other options like crowns and bridges Marion. Crowns, also called caps, are fitted in your mouth to cover an entire tooth that is broken or decayed.

On the other hand, your dentist can use bridges for connecting multiple crowns or filling a gap produced by a missing tooth. When it comes to dental bridges, you have several options, including traditional fixed and implant-supported bridges.

For instance, the implant-supported bridge is similar to the traditional one, but dental crowns or natural teeth are not relied upon to support it. Instead, this dental bridge gets support from implants on either side. A dental bridge supported in your mouth by implants is suitable if you have more than one tooth missing next to each other.

If you must use a dental crown, understand it is available in different materials. For example, you can choose a dental crown made using porcelain, ceramic, or metal. Below are the top benefits of using dental bridges or crowns.

  1. It can help restore the healthy structure and function of a tooth

If you have a tooth that is damaged and at risk of falling out, your dentist can install a dental crown on it. The dental crown will protect that natural tooth.

Moreover, you might need a dental crown to cover a tooth that has undergone root canal therapy. Root … Read More