Dental Crown Q&A
CEREC + Dental Crown
A friend said I shouldn't go to my dentist for a crown. she said the best way to go about crowns is to find a dentist who has a CEREC machine where... READ MORE
What are the advantages of CEREC crowns? Is the procedure better? Is the outcome better? READ MORE
Are there any disadvantages in that type of a crown? READ MORE
What are the disadvantages of having Cerec on the back teeth? Will they be as reliable as other crown options? Is choosing Cerec over other crowns... READ MORE
As a teen, my teeth were bonded to close a gap teeth with poor results. In my early twenties a dentist suggested crowns as a permanent solution. I... READ MORE
Can a CEREC crown last for 20-30 years, if I grind my teeth at night while I sleep? What factors reduce the lifetime of a CEREC crown? READ MORE
Should I expect cerec crowns to last as long as other brands/techniques? Is this in the ballpark of 20 years or more? READ MORE
I had my CEREC partial/inlay crown done 3 months ago on lower left molar. But ever since I still can not bite since it is painful and sensitive. I... READ MORE
A CEREC crown can be fitted in a single appointment, how long is the appointment? Will a CEREC crown last as long as a traditional porcelain crown? READ MORE
My dentist said he can restore my tooth #28 by all of the above and tooth #15 by all except a crown. He mentioned that crown requires the most shaving... READ MORE
I Requested Lab Crowns Vs CEREC for Anterior Teeth. Doc Now Has Ordered Prismatik CZ. Is This Better?
I am very concerned about esthetics and took your advice re: lab made crowns for my front teeth. My dentist agreed to use a lab based on my concerns.... READ MORE
Is the process different for restoring CEREC crowns compared to other crowns? READ MORE
I just got crowns on 2-5, 2-6, I can feel a grove around the margin of each and I'm wondering if this as a concern? I also had a predetermination done... READ MORE
I've had two chip away between teeth, and one just cracked in half while eating an oreo. These crowns are between 2 and 5 years old. Do I need a new... READ MORE
My Porcelain/metal Crown Fits Poorly. Can CEREC Replacements Be Done Without Viewing the Original Unprepped Tooth?
This was my first crown, tooth #30. Over correction on the bite resulted in a tooth that cannot grind, causes pain to bite in the crowned and opposing... READ MORE
I have had only one crown, it was the conventional type, tooth shaping, temp crown, the return for the permanent. I experienced a lot of pain from the... READ MORE
I had CEREC crowns placed on tooth numbers 19, 30 and 31. I was told by my dentist that CEREC is just as durable as any other crown, looks more... READ MORE
I have a broken cerec crown on one of my molars. Should I go to a different dentist or go back to the original dentist?
Cerec crown is less than 5 years old. Yes I grind and do not have a night guard. I had asked about it but he did not recommend. READ MORE