405 Frederick Road, Suite 150, Catonsville, MD 21228
Versatile crowns and bridges are used to address a variety of dental issues. Dr. M.S. Warshanna, your Catonsville, MD dentist at Angel Dental Care discusses when crowns and bridges are needed.
What are crowns?
Crowns are hollow tooth restorations that cover a tooth completely. They're often made of materials that closely resemble tooth enamel, such as porcelain, porcelain-fused-to-metal, ceramic or resin. Crowns may also be made of other gold, nickel or other metal alloys.
Your dentist in Catonsville, MD may recommend a crown to:
What are bridges?
Bridges are used to replace missing teeth. They consist of one or more false teeth, called pontics, that are attached to crowns on either end. The crowns slip over your teeth, anchoring the bridge in place. Bridges get their name from their ability to span the gap that occurs after tooth loss. Bridges are usually made of porcelain or porcelain-fused-to-metal.
Could you benefit from crowns and bridges? Contact Dr. Warshanna at Angel Dental Care in Catonsville, MD. Call (410) 747-0077 to schedule an appointment to discuss the best restoration for you. Improve your smile with crowns and bridges!