What material is a dental crown made from?
There are three primary types of dental crown materials: All-ceramic (porcelain), porcelain-fused-to-metal, or gold.
What is a dental cap?
A dental cap is just another term for a dental crown.
When are dental bridges used?
If a single tooth is missing between two other teeth, a dental bridge can be used. For years, the dental bridge was the most reliable way to replace a single missing tooth.
What are dental bridges side effects?
Dental bridge side effects are generally rare. Like any procedure that involves your gums, there a risk of gum infection or inflammation, but that is rare.