Posts Tagged: dental crowns chicago

Zirconium Crowns | Which type of Zirconia is best for different teeth?

Zirconium crowns

Modern patients and dentists prefer realistic esthetics and frequently opt for beautiful zirconium crowns. There are two main types of zirconia crowns that are used for different situations. One type is for cosmetic situations and the other is for high stress situations. This type of porcelain has only been mainstream 6 years however they have… Read more »

PFM Crowns

PFM crowns

Dental crowns are used every day in dentistry. But like anything else in the field, no two crowns are the same. Each restoration is custom-made to meet the needs of the individual. Additionally, there are several different types of dental crowns. You may hear us talk about PFM crowns here at Lake Forest Dental Arts…. Read more »

What Is A PFM Crown?

illustration of PFM crowns

Did something happen to your tooth that is far too severe for a dental filling? Perhaps you broke your tooth or are suffering from the effects of severe tooth decay. No matter the problem, a PFM crown is a wonderful solution to protect your remaining tooth, so you can avoid an extraction. In many cases,… Read more »

Crown Materials | What material should your dentist use?

Dental crowns serve a surprisingly wide range of purposes within the scope of restorative dentistry. They can cap a dental implant, provide structural support after a root canal, and restore the function of a cracked or broken tooth. While many of us still imagine a bright gold tooth when we think of dental crowns, advances… Read more »

Dental Crowns: The Rock Star of Restorative Dentistry

When it comes to multipurpose dental restorations, nothing beats a dental crown. As far back as the ancient Etruscans, people have used different materials, primarily metals like gold, lead, and tin, to “cap” problematic dentition and restore the function of a compromised tooth. As advances in dental technology have become more mainstream, patients today have… Read more »

Porcelain Dental Crowns Can Improve Your Smile!

Tooth breakage, decay, and failed dental work negatively affect the appearance and functionality of your teeth. Dr. James Fondriest, a Chicago cosmetic dentist­­­­­, places top-quality porcelain crowns that will repair your teeth and improve the way you look. Unlike metal crowns, porcelain crowns from Lake Forest Dental Arts: Blend with the natural color of your… Read more »