Teeth of ceramics in dental prosthodontics

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Ceramics is an indispensable material in the prosthetics of teeth. Ceramic dental prostheses do not have metal elements, which make the light look great, and have practically the same maturity and transparency as the natural teeth.

The main disadvantage of ceramic dentures until recently was considered their fragility. However, modern teeth from ceramics are made on the new technology of foundry pressing, so they are much stronger than previous analogues. Due to the cast technology, these dentures have ease, reliability and aesthetic appearance compared to other available to date materials for teeth prosthetics.

Benefits of ceramics in dentistry

Teeth from ceramics are very difficult to distinguish from natural teeth, because they do not contain metal elements, absolutely do not cause stimulation of soft tissues and allergies. Ceramics is a very versatile material: in addition to dental implants, veneers (lining on the anterior part of the tooth) and crowns are made from it. Ceramic teeth in the mouth will look natural and natural.

Another significant advantage of ceramic teeth is long service life. Used in prosthetics of teeth of ceramics:

  • Resistant to any food coloring;
  • Absolutely does not absorb odors;
  • Absolutely not subject to the influence of liquids.

Ceramic dental prostheses are made for a perfectly dipped tooth cavity and are completely imitated in the form and color of natural teeth. Ceramics does not require any special care. The patient adheres to the usual oral hygiene. It is quite enough to brush your teeth twice a day. Dental prosthesis from this material can be installed on the front row of teeth, and on the back, absolutely not causing the owner discomfort.

Ceramic crowns

As for ceramic crowns, they are made in two variants: bezkarkasnym and frame. Frameless ceramic crowns have less strength, so they are not installed on chewing teeth. Ceramics in the frame variant acquires a special durability. Frames made of zirconium ceramics are faced with a special ceramic mass and burned in the furnace. Sintering result - obtaining monolithic two-component ceramic restoration.

In some cases, a ceramic crown helps to save the diseased but alive tooth, perfectly protecting it from the effects of hot or cold food and reducing the load when chewing on solid foods. Also, the ceramic crown is able to save the nerve of the tooth, respectively, to extend his life.

Ceramics is considered to be the most effective material in the prosthetics of teeth. Strength, durability, superb exterior qualities make it the best material for dentures and crowns.

Teeth of ceramics in dental prosthodontics
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