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When is a crown needed?

dental Crown | Dentist Calgary ABA crown or "cap" is a protective cover for a tooth that is at risk of fracturing and would be too difficult to fix with a filling or veneer. Crowns can restore the beauty and strength of natural teeth.

Common Reasons for a Dental Crown

  • Tooth had root canal treatment in the past 
  • A very large or challenging filling
  • Cosmetic concerns such as excessive wear or teeth that continually keep chipping and breaking
  • Dark or discoloured teeth
  • To hold a dental bridge in place

These are just a few of the reasons our Calgary dentists at Avenida Dental Centre would recommend a crown. If you are interested in discussing whether your tooth requires a crown please contact us to book an appointment!