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Why is a dental crown needed? A dental crown may be needed in the following situations: 1. To protect a weak tooth (for instance, from decay) from breaking or to hold together parts of a cracked tooth 2. To restore an already…

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A dental crown is a restorative covering that is placed over a tooth or dental implant. It can be made from a variety of materials – commonly porcelain, resin, and metals – in a dental laboratory. Dental crowns can serve many purposes, including…

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Even if a tooth is slated for a crown, dentists need to protect it while the permanent crown is being made and delivered to the dental office in two to three weeks. And although the color of a temporary crown…