Why We Crown Teeth


· Aesthetics and functional requirements make a crown the ideal restorative option on severely damaged front. teeth

· A crown is a very strong restoration which can withstand chewing forces and improves function. It is the ideal option on teeth which have micro-fractures or where the patient is a grinder or clincher.

· Teeth may be crowned to serve as anchors for bridges to replace a missing or extracted tooth.

Thank you to Dr. A.M Dippenaar for the use of his pictures and information from
– TEETH – An owner’s manual.