What are Dental Crowns?
Dental Crowns are usually made of porcelain/ceramic. These are fabricated at one of our expert laboratories here in Thailand, the shade is matched to your natural tooth colour. The natural tooth is prepared and then the crown is cemented onto the prepared tooth. This mimics how the natural tooth should be in regard to aesthetics and strength. Dental Crowns can also be used on Dental Implants to replace a missing tooth.
If you are thinking about dental crowns because you have discoloured teeth, there are more conservative options such as whitening and veneers. This is because tooth preparation for a Dental Crown requires a lot of natural tooth structure to be removed. However, if your teeth are worn down or heavily restored with filling material, Dental Crowns could be a suitable option for
There are different types of Dental Crowns such as Full Metal, Porcelain, Ceramic, or Zirconia. If you’re not sure about the type of crown you would like or would be best suited to you, our dental team would be able to recommend the most suitable type. At SmileBox Dental Clinic, we ensure that the quality of our treatments meets the highest levels of international standards. We partner with the best dental labs, to make sure that all crown and bridge fabrications are of the finest quality.
No, we use local anaesthetic to prepare the tooth. This ensures you don’t feel a thing!
We select the colour of your Crown(s) together with a shade guide. We ensure you are happy with the colour choice before selecting the final shade of the Crown(s).