Dr. Sidhu may recommend porcelain crown placement to strengthen the structural integrity of the damaged or weakened tooth or root canal treated teeth, discolored tooth, restore its proper size, shape, and function, and improve its appearance.
After giving local anesthesia tooth is prepared, an impression is captured and sent to a lab for fabrication, a temporary crown is made for the interim time. The next visit porcelain crown is cemented to restore form and function.
Crowns are incredibly robust and will last you a long time with proper oral hygiene. To prevent damaging or fracturing the crowns, avoid chewing hard foods, ice or other hard objects.