Will my dental crown be noticeable?

Dental crowns are a valuable tool your dentist can use to save a tooth that otherwise may require extraction. For decades, crowns were made with gold or some type of metal. Crowns today are often made from porcelain (especially ones needed for teeth in the smile line). Although metals are still used at times for…
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How well will I be able to eat with a dental crown?

Dental crowns have many uses, and once permanently cemented in place, the patient can usually resume eating most all the foods they did before the crown was placed. Sticky foods like caramels are discouraged to prevent loosening a newly placed crown. A crown is like a protective cap that goes over the base of a…
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