Dental Crowns and other indirect restorations such as inlays, onlays and bridges are required when a tooth is weakened by decay, chips or large fillings.

These group of restorations are aimed at strengthening a tooth but often require laboratory involvement to manufacturer them

They can be made out of a variety of materials such as Gold, Ceramic or a metal porcelain hybrid.

Indirect restorations often require two appointments,

Each restoration has its strengthens and weaknesses and your dentist will discuss with you the best option available for you.