Dental crowns are artificial caps to your teeth which can help preserve them or improve their appearance. This can help repair physical damage, cosmetic issues, or act as a pre-emptive measure for natural tooth-loss. Applying a crown is a straightforward procedure that helps your teeth function as they should.
Dental crowns are professionally-crafted recreations of your teeth and make up three quarters of your tooth’s surface area. While crown work may be intimidating, our team are happy to work with you to across a series of consultations to ensure that you are fully prepared for the procedure and that your bespoke crown is constructed to the highest possible standards.
Crowns are often suitable for:
At Monteiro Dental Clinic we offer the following types of crowns:
A dental bridge uses a pontic – or false tooth – to fill a gap in your teeth. This is a flexible, potentially non-invasive solution that lets you add more than one ‘bridging’ prosthetic at a time, to help restore your smile and confidence.
They are usually made from porcelain to create a natural look. These are straightforward to deliver and can help renew your confidence and facial structure and allow you to eat and chew without pain or adjustment. Bridges are also extremely useful to prevent your teeth gradually drifting out of place, making them critical if orthodontics are important to you.
There are four main types of dental bridges:
Some benefits of bridges include: