Why Do I Need a Dental Crown Instead of a Filling?
If you have been told that you need a dental crown to repair your tooth rather than a dental filling, you might be wondering why.
What Is a Dental Crown?
At our Aurora, CO dental office, crowns and bridges are common restorations we offer our patients. A dental crown is essentially a cover that fits over a tooth to strengthen and protect it. This differs from a bridge which is a restoration that fills in the gap left by one or more missing teeth. It is frequently attached to two teeth that have been fitted with dental crowns.
When Would I Need a Dental Crown?
As mentioned, one of the uses for a ...