Porcelain + Dental Crown

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Pain Under Crown Months After Root Canal?

I had a root canal performed on one of my molars in November of 2012. They covered the tooth with a porcelain crown. 8 months later I am experiencing... READ MORE

Cost of Porcelain Fused to High Noble Metal?

I went to the dentist today and was told that I need a crown. On the treatment plan, the fee for "Crown-porc fuse high noble mtl" is $944.00 plus a... READ MORE

Teenage Crown Plastic or Porcelain

13 year old boy, injured his tooth and broke it 1/2 way up. It was suggested that he have a crown. We are left with the decision of a plastic or... READ MORE

Should my All Porcelain Crowns Have These Gaps Between the Crown and Gum Line at the Back?

I can also rub my tongue off the back of the edge and it feels thick, and food gets stuck up in those gaps every now and then and are hard to remove.... READ MORE

Why Would a Doctor Put a Metal/porcelain Crown in my Mouth? (photo)

I went to the dentist with a cracked molar....and he suggested a crown. He put it on last week and naturally you don't look in any mirrors at the... READ MORE

Are Lighter Shades of Porcelain Being Used for Now As Opposed to 20 Years Ago?

I have read that porcelain doesn't stain much, but in most of the pictures I have seen where old crowns have been replaced the new shade is... READ MORE

Can I Replace my Two Front All Porcelain Tooth Crowns with Lava Crowns? (photo)

My two front teeth are crowned with porcelain crowns, done at seperate times with atleast a 1-2 year gap. My two front tooth crowns do not match in... READ MORE

Root Canal or a Porcelain Crown for Dead Teeth?

My Teeth #7 & 8 Are Dead is my Best Option a Root Canal or a Porcelain Crown? READ MORE

All Porcelain Crowns 2 Front Teeth, Now They Have a Dark "Hinge"?

Fractured front tooth roller skating, rootcanal, had it bonded, then braces. After braces the bond starting to crack, asked for it to be fixed. The... READ MORE

Plastic Crown, Porcelain or Extraction (Root Canal)?

Hi i am a 28 years old lady. I just had my root canal therapy last May 2010 without a crown. It was my third tooth from the right starting from the... READ MORE

PFM Crown Warranty/Guarantee? And Ratio Metal to Porcelain?

Hello Doctors, I have two questions. I need a crown on a molar (that is noticeable when I smile). I would like to go with porcelain fused to high... READ MORE

Crown, Veneer, Onlay, Inlay, or Combination - for Hollowed out Vertical Decayed Half Premolar? (photo)

Save or Chop off Top of Tooth? I've read 1mm is minimum width of porcelain. My tooth appears hollowed out. Better to chop off top of tooth for crown... READ MORE

Are Porcelain Pin Inserts on Front Teeth Crowns Necessary or a Good Idea? (photo)

I just got a 2nd root canal on my other front tooth and now I am getting 2 crowns on my 2 front teeth to make them stronger and permanent. The dr. I... READ MORE

Sensitivity on Newly Crowned Teeth?

I had removed a 20 year old 3 teeth crown removed because one of the teeth needed a root canal. 2 months after putting in the new porcelain crowns, I... READ MORE

Cavitron Use on Porcelain Restorations and Composite Fillings?

I have porcelain crowns, veneers and a couple of composite fillings. When I have my teeth cleaned, is a cavitron safe to use on posterior/anterior... READ MORE

My Dentist Recommended Porcelain Fused Crowns for my Smile Line (#6-#10). Is This the Best Choice Aesthetically? (photo)

I put my full trust in my dentist initially because of his credibility, but I read a lot online that these can discoloration along the gum line over... READ MORE

Silver in Gum Tissue?

After having a porcelain crown replace a large filling, I have tiny silver specks in the surrounding gum tissue. Why ? And can I remove the specks? READ MORE

My New 2 Front Dental Fused to Metal Porcelain Crown Looks So Bright Compare to my Other Teeth Does It Lose Brightness in Time?

My dentist decided to put shade a3 to my crowns but she told me that my real shade is a3.5. she told me it will look better on me since im only 27... READ MORE

Is It Normal for Bottom Crowns to Be Darker Than Top Crowns?

All my teeth have been crowned (all zirconia/ porcelain) by a cosmetic dentist.The color is a perfect match except for 4 front bottom teeth which are... READ MORE

Matching a Root-canaled #8 Porcelain Crown to (Stump is 24years Old) a Veneer @ #9 (Chipped Tooth)?

I have had 4 porcelain crowns replacements,for various reasons on#8.Recently I chipped#9 and needed it fixed.The dentist suggested I replace the... READ MORE

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