If you need a crown or other ceramic restoration, you might traditionally wait weeks between your appointment with your dentist and the actual installation of your restoration. Fortunately, this is no longer the case at 360 Dental Care! Same-day crowns in Austin are available here! CERC®, also known as, Chairside Economical Restorations of Esthetic Ceramic is a revolutionary technology responsible for same-day crowns and other oral appliances. At 360 Dental Care, we are proud to offer you this amazing technology. Talk to Dr. Nussbaum, your Austin dentist, about how same-day crown technology can enhance your dental experience and your oral health.
What is CERC®?
CEREC® is a machine comprised of computer-assisted design and computer-assisted milling devices to design and create high-quality ceramic restorations during the course of one dental office visit. With this technology, your Austin dentist can cut your office visit time in half, decrease your discomfort by eliminating the need for a temporary crown, and give you a beautiful, high-quality ceramic restoration that is long-lasting.
What are the benefits of same-day crowns?
Same-day crowns so many benefits! Namely, this technology substantially reduces the number of times you have to visit the office, eliminates the need for a temporary appliances, and gives Dr. Nussbaum complete control over your restoration and materials. Another big advantage to same-day crowns is that your dentist won’t need to take any messy or uncomfortable impressions of your teeth since the machine uses images and scans instead.
These high-quality ceramic crowns offer you comparable quality with the ease of one appointment.
How is a Same-Day Crown Made?
The technology required to make same-day crowns takes a 3D image of your tooth and the surrounding teeth. Then, a computer milling machine will create your custom crown based on the 3D image. Dr. Nussbaum will be able to select certain options, allowing for greater customization of the crown and a correct color match.
How Long Do Same-Day Crowns Last?
With proper care, same-day crowns can last for more than 10 years.
Are Same-Day Crowns as Good as Crowns Made in a Lab?
Yes, crowns produced by this method are considered as strong as the traditional lab-made crowns.
If you want to know more about how same-day crowns can enhance your dental care experience and help you achieve your wellness goals, call 360 Dental Care today at (512) 327-3631 or request an appointment online.