Dental crowns are one of the most common restorations, many people are still unsure of what exactly a crown is and why they are sometimes necessary. A crown– which is a cap placed over a damaged tooth– is often a good option to extend the life of a tooth for many years. In addition to their functional purpose of strengthening the tooth and extending its life, dental crowns also serve an aesthetic purpose. They restore the tooth to its original shape and size, thereby vastly improving the appearance of the damaged tooth. So, when is a dental crown necessary? Consider the following scenarios when a crown is often recommended
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