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Getting a dental crown? What are your choices?

crown for broken tooth

A dental crown covers a tooth and restores it to its normal shape and size. It can cover and support a tooth with a large filling when there isn’t enough natural tooth left. It can be used to attach a bridge, protect a weak tooth from breaking, or restore one that’s already broken. They are […]

emax lithium disilicate

Wheaton family dental practice

Emax lithium disilicate dental material Silica based glass ceramic (as are leucite-reinforced and feldspathic).  This surface is etchable as opposed to the oxide-based ceramics. If cut back nano-fluorapatite is used. 1.5mm emax will withstand higher loads than PFM I can’t see this article but claimed it’s in here Lithium Disilicate 16 Square mm int he […]