Dental Crown

Zirconium crowns are a type of dental restoration made from a pure white metal core, typically zirconium oxide, which is then fused with porcelain to create a natural-looking tooth. Sometimes, zirconium crowns can be made from 100% zirconium without the need for porcelain. These crowns are known for their strength, durability, and aesthetic appeal. Advantages of zirconium crowns include:

Dental Clinic in Istanbul is made of a white metal core, so if the gums recede over time, there will be no visible dark line, as seen with traditional metal crowns.

They are extremely durable and be used in any part of the mouth.

They have a natural-looking appearance, making them a good option for visible front teeth.

Zirconium Crown Smile Design

In smile design, zirconium crowns can be used to improve the overall appearance of the smile by focusing on factors such as the level of the gums, the symmetry of the gums, the shape and color of the teeth, and the alignment of the teeth. A laser may shape the gums for a more symmetrical appearance. The harmony of the lips and teeth when smiling and laughing is also important in creating an aesthetically pleasing smile. Spectacular results can be achieved with zirconium crowns and smile designs.

The length of time for the process can vary, but it typically involves one week and three appointments in total. However, Dental Clinic in Istanbul may add additional meetings if necessary.

Zirconium used in Dental Treatments

Zirconium material can use in dental treatments for its aesthetic properties; Our Clinic can use it to achieve advanced colorations that teeth whitening cannot reach. It is also used to treat hereditary structural colorations, restore distally or slightly distorted, turned teeth, distorted old fillings, and excessive loss of tooth substance. It can also be used as a bridge or crown for teeth, in front group prostheses, and to organize smile aesthetics.

Zirconium crowns are generally durable and can withstand normal forces. However, fracture and cracking can occur with excessive or reverse force. However, this is similar to the possibility of breaking a natural tooth. These can repair in a clinic. In case of tooth decay and loss of substance under the crown, it may fall off, the tooth will be treated if possible, and the crown will be re-adhered.

Duration and warranty of Zirconium Crowns

Zirconium crowns typically have a lifespan of 15-20 years if they are well-maintained. However, they may need to replace due to anatomic and gingival recession. When the crowns need to be changed, the damage to the underlying teeth will be repaired if necessary, and the crowns will be renewed following the existing gingiva.

Warranty periods for zirconium crowns are generally five years. During this period, the clinic will replace the crowns free of charge in case of any problems. It is important to comply with the terms of use stated at the beginning of the treatment to ensure the longevity and warranty coverage of the crowns.