Dental Crowns in Cambridge MA by Dr Ofir
What is a dental crown?
A crown is a cover or "cap" your dentist can put over your tooth. The crown restores the tooth to its normal shape, size, and function. A crown also makes the tooth stronger and improve the way it looks.
When do I need a crown?
You may need a dental crown if you have:
• a cavity that is too large for a filling
• a tooth that is cracked, worn down, or otherwise weakened
• had root canal treatment then the crown will protect your restored tooth
• want to cover a discolored / badly shaped tooth to improve smile