A porcelain crown is a more affordable alternative to Porcelain Veneers, and is a great option. Dental crown technology has undergone several design changes and additional innovations to make dental crowns blend well with the rest of a person’s teeth. This has given the teeth a more natural look and they are light enough to feel in the mouth. With that, you will hardly notice their presence in your mouth.
Some of the most common drawbacks of using all-porcelain crowns include:
The cost of porcelain crowns might vary with state. For instance, in the United States, all-porcelain crowns for the front teeth usually cost around $1,000 – $1,500. Also, Prices for the back teeth might be higher, but these crowns are usually preferred for front teeth only.
Compared to metal crowns, porcelain crowns are more expensive, except the pure gold crowns. Despite them costing that much, they give a natural look and their durability compensate for the higher price.
If you are familiar with the fitting procedure of traditional crowns, you’ll find this very similar. They share much in common. The procedure involves:
A tooth with a porcelain dental crown looks and feels completely natural—no one will be able to tell you are wearing one of our dental crowns. At Cochran Family Dental, you will be able to get the porcelain crowns necessary to improve your smile and boost your confidence. We serve the cities of Leesburg, Ashburn, and Purcellville with modern and comprehensive dental care services. To learn more about porcelain crowns and our other services, call us today to schedule an appointment at 703-771-9034, or email us using the contact form on this page.