When are porcelain crowns fused to gold the best choice?
When the restoration of teeth require a crown in an area of high biting force, a ceramic porcelain crown strengthened with a metal, typically a gold alloy, may be called for. These restorations have been improved over the forty years since their introduction to dentistry and can rival the cosmetics of an all-ceramic crown when done properly.
Porcelain fused to gold crowns looks like natural teeth and are stronger than ceramic crowns. This system can be matched to your natural teeth so they provide an attractive appearance. They are a good choice for front or back teeth.
We offer several choices in caps and crowns.
Dr. Higgs will help you decide if a porcelain fused to gold crown is the most appropriate system to achieve strongest the most natural looking restoration for your smile.
Call the Chandler Dentist today at (480) 812-2800 for your free Porcelain Fused to Gold Crowns dental consultation!