Dental crown information and locations in Mexico

The dental crown is a tooth shaped cap used to help restore the functionality, strength, shape, and size of damaged teeth. Dental crowns can be screwed or cemented depending on the procedure being used.
The artificial tooth is made from impressions of the mouth to match the shape and color of the natural teeth. Dental crowns can be used to cover natural teeth or dental implants.
Dental crown used to cover natural teeth
First, the dentist will clean and reshape the tooth receiving the crown, while the permanent crown is prepared a temporary crown will be placed. Once the crown is ready it will be cemented in the affected tooth.
Dental crown used to cover a dental implant
The crown is placed over the implant to help restore the functionality of the missing teeth. There are two methods to place the crown into the abutment; The cemented method can preserve the crown’s appearance avoiding the unaesthetic screw access and provides greater resistance to porcelain fracture. The screwed method allows the specialist to easily recover the crown in case of maintenance or fracture.
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Restores broken tooth
Cover discolored teeth
Improves your smile
Metal-free crown
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Procedure: 2 - 4 hrs.
Cleared to fly: Same day
After surgery
Out-of-town patients’ do not require a follow-up. Patients are clear to fly on the same day of the dental crown procedure.
Note: Consult with your dental implant specialist for follow-up or additional care after the procedure upon your return to your home city. Some patients may be candidates for immediate implant loading.
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Dental crown frequent questions

Get answers to our most frequently asked questions and what to expect after the procedure.
Dental crowns need special care?
Good oral health, brush the teeth 3 times a day and regular use of mouthwash.
What are the common uses of a dental crown?
A crown can be used to cover misshapen or severely discolored teeth. Support and protect a tooth that has a large filling or to protect a weak tooth, from breaking or holding the parts together if it's cracked.
What are dental crowns made of?
Zirconia crown
The zirconia crown is in its type the strongest and the easiest to manufacture compared to other crowns available at the moment. To obtain the right fit for your mouth the dentist uses CAD/CAM technology that shapes and cuts the crown to match the existing tooth. The creating process and placement can be done in a single appointment

Porcelain crown
The porcelain crown is made with this strong material that reflects light and looks like your natural teeth. It is most often used in the front teeth, but can be used as well in larger molars. If you are concerned about anyone noticing the crown, the porcelain can be made to mimic the tone and translucence of your natural teeth.
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Disclaimer: This information does not reflect the medical advice from our clinics. All cases are different and this treatment may not suit you. Always refer to a medical professional with the certification and experience. All of our physicians are fully qualified to perform these procedures. For more information and diagnosis contact one of our top specialized clinics.

In all medical procedures, there are chances of complications, the specialist will provide you detailed information about the risks of the procedure, talk to the specialist directly.