A dental crown can improve the appearance and function of your smile in a number of ways. When you visit a dentist in Westlake, he or she may place a dental crown on a tooth that has a large filling to protect the remains of the natural tooth. Crowns can also be attached to dental bridges and they form the visible component of dental implants.
For more information on why your dentist might recommend a crown for you, watch this introductory video. This dentist explains that crowns are ideal for protecting teeth from damage and for restoring teeth that have already sustained significant damage. Crowns can also beautify a person’s smile by improving the size, shape, and shade of the teeth.