Dental Crowns Pietermaritzburg

All 2 Dental Crowns Clinics in Pietermaritzburg

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What is a Dental Crown?

A dental crown is a tooth shaped covering used as a cap over damaged teeth. The purpose of placing a crown is to improve the appearance and strength of the damaged tooth. Crowns are also placed over surgically inserted dental implants.

What are the different types of Dental Crowns?

The types of dental crowns include ceramic crowns, zirconia crowns, porcelain covered corrosion resistant metal crowns or porcelain fused to metal crowns, corrosion resistant metal crowns and gold crowns.

What is the best type of crown?

The best type of crown depends on the need of each individual patient and the position of the tooth. For instance, some people would find a gold crown placed on a front tooth unsightly. Ceramic, tooth coloured crowns placed on the front teeth maintain the natural appearence of the smile.

How long will a Dental Crown last?

Crowns are expected to last for about 5 years. Some crowns could last for up to 30 years. The life of a crown depends on the dental hygiene practiced by the patient and general wear and tear caused by biting, chewing or grinding. Crowns may crack if the patient has an accident.

Is it painful to get a Dental Crown?

Dentists inject local anaesthetic to numb the tooth and gum before placing the crown. The patient will not feel any pain while the crown is being placed. After the anaesthetic wears off the patient may feel mild pain or sensitivity for a few hours.

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WhatClinic ServiceScore™
7.3 Very Good
from 78 users
Dr John Bronner Prosthodontist - Pietermaritzburg - Dental Clinic in South Africa

Dr John Bronner Prosthodontist - Pietermaritzburg

170 Peter Brown Drive, Montrose, : Suite 2, Brookside Offices, 8 Montrose Park Boulevard, Pietermaritzburg
Dr. John Bronner, specialist in prosthodontics practices at two clinics one located in Durban and the other in Pietermartizburg in South Africa. All treatments at the clinic are focused on long term dental health and function of patients. Treatments performed include teeth whitening, surgical placement of dental implants, placements of crowns, bridges and porcelain veneers, fitting dentures and placing inlays and onlays on dental cavities. The clinic also offers aesthetic anti aging procedures including the administration of Treatment for lines and wrinkles and dermal filler injections and PCI collagen stimulation injections.
Dental Crowns  
Dentist Consultation  
Dental Implants  
13 more treatments
WhatClinic ServiceScore™
9.2 Outstanding
from 577 users
Cilliers Dentistry Inc - Dr Pieter Cilliers

Cilliers Dentistry Inc

1 Riverton Road, Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg, 3201
Rating from 5 Reviews Settled for dentures after consultationBernie, Estcourt Kzn, 04 09 15

Wanted a quote for dental implants. Doctor took her time to diagnose and explain the problems and procedure to rectify in detail. This was good value for this treatment. Price was unaffordable. Settled for dentures. From what I read on the internet they seemed very professional. The clinic has a very warm and friendly atmosphere. The staff were very friendly and worked well together to make me feel relaxed and comfortable.

Dental Crowns  
Emax and Cerec (metal free)
Porcelain Crown  
On request
Resin Crown  
On request
1 more treatment
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