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Dr. Sonika Singla - DMD

14212 Ambaum Blvd SW, Unit 1, Burien, WA 98166

206.343.0000 

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What is a crown?
A crown is a restoration that covers, or “caps,” a tooth to restore it to its normal shape and size, strengthening and improving the appearance of a tooth. Crowns are necessary when a tooth or teeth are too badly decayed, broken or cracked to be easily restored with a filling. Sometimes crown is required after RCT procedure.

Procedure
When we have decided to go ahead with a full crown restoration, we will set aside 2-3 appointments for the entire process. Although the majority of crowns are completed in two visits, there is sometimes a need for a third visit to ensure a proper fit.

On the first visit the tooth will be reshaped by filing down the tooth so that the crown can be placed over it. You will be given a local anesthetic before this part of the procedure so that you do not experience any discomfort. Once the tooth has been reshaped, a mold will be taken of that tooth and the surrounding teeth. This mold will be sent to a dental lab so that your new crown can be made so that it fits in the spot created for it and looks the same relative to the surrounding teeth. Before leaving, we will put a temporary crown until your permanent crown is ready.

During your second visit to the office, we will proceed with the placement of your final restoration. This crown will be fitted comfortably into the mouth. We will make every effort to ensure that the new tooth feels exactly like one of your natural teeth. The final step in the process is to cement the crown into your mouth, leaving you with a beautifully restored smile.
 


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Address: 14212 Ambaum Blvd SW, Unit 1, Burien, WA 98166
Phone: (206) 343-0000
Fax: (206) 708-6660
Email: info@buriendentalcare.com

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Sat: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

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