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Northpoint Dental
3710 Old Milton Parkway, Suite 101, Alpharetta, GA 30005

Tooth Crowns in North Point

When cavities have damaged your teeth, it’s important to know that there is a solution. Our high-quality tooth crowns can help you repair your teeth and enjoy a pain-free smile.

What Is a Tooth Crown?

A tooth crown in North Point is a tooth-shaped cover that is placed over an existing tooth or dental implant. Crowns are occasionally called dental caps because they serve as a tooth cap that covers the damaged tooth all the way down to the gums. Your dentist may recommend a crown if your tooth is so damaged that a filling can’t repair it. Crowns can hold cracked sections of a tooth together or act as a cap after a root canal. They can also be used to improve the look of your teeth if they are discolored or misshapen.

Where Can I Receive Dental Crowns?

When you suspect that a crown is necessary, you may wonder what type of dentist can provide you with treatment. However, the dental crown procedure is a considered a routine service much like cleanings or fillings. If you’re suffering from a decayed or injured tooth, call us now to learn more about our dental crown options.

What Are the Options for Dental Crowns?

Our dentists offer several varieties of crowns to meet your dental health needs and budget. These crowns can be made-to-order in a dental lab or prefabricated for immediate use. Here are some of the permanent crown options provided by our office:

Ceramic Crowns

With a ceramic crown, you’ll enjoy durability and a realistic look. This is the most common material used for a front tooth crown, as it tends to blend seamlessly with the color of natural teeth. While ceramic crowns can occasionally be brittle under a heavy bite, most patients can wear them without major problems.

Porcelain Crowns

A porcelain crown is created by fusing porcelain to metal. These crowns tend to be more durable than the ceramic variety because they’re affixed to a metal structure. With a porcelain crown, you’ll receive the benefit of a strong seal that prevents future decay and leakage.

Gold Tooth Crowns

A gold crown tooth is composed of gold or a gold alloy. Like a porcelain crown, a gold crown typically isn’t prone to leakage. Gold crowns are less prone to corrosion and extremely fracture-resistant.

What Should You Expect When Getting Tooth Crowns?

Getting a new dental crown usually takes place over two visits; however, any dental preparatory work like root canal therapy must be completed before crowns are placed.

During your first visit, the dentist will examine the damaged tooth to determine if a crown is the best solution. Then, he or she will file down the tooth and create an impression for your final crown. You’ll wear a temporary crown until the permanent one is complete. An additional appointment will be necessary for the dentist to fit and adjust your permanent crown.

How Much Does a Dental Crown Cost?

The type of crown selected largely determines your final charges. Please check with your insurance provider before receiving treatment. You can also call our office to discover our dental discount plans and financing options.

How Do I Care for a Dental Crown?

Most crowns for teeth last approximately seven years. However, with regular dental checkups and good oral hygiene, your tooth crown can last for up to 40 years. Schedule your next dental exam by giving our office a call.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Been going here for about 10 years. The staff & dentists are outstanding. Never had a problem with fillings, cleanings, bridges or any other dental work. You are well advised to make sure that […]
Susan G.
Dr Nguyen is the best dentist you can ever come across. I can’t even begin to explain how far he went to make sure I have the right treatment and done with perfection. Even though it’s an […]
Amie F.
I thought that the dentist was excellent. He bonded my front tooth which was chipped. The results – very good, you can hardly tell that I had a problem with the tooth, Also, I liked the fact […]
Mildred G.
Dr. Ngyuen did a fantastic job with a crown and replacing a broken veneer. Didn’t even feel the needle. :) His dental assistant, Kim, was professional, thorough and kind. Glad to have found a […]
K J.
Everyone was very nice and professional. I was a new patient but felt like I’d been going there for a while.
Kelly S.
I am a 15+ year client in this practice. I have seen many dentist come and go but it is your dental hygienist, Chi Chi, and your office staff that keeps me coming back. I also really like your fairly […]
Lee H.
Northpoint Dental office is a top notch dental office that is both professional and personal to the patient. The front desk personnel are efficient and helpful. The dental staff is excellent and the […]
Kathleen N.
always professional and accommodating to my needs. Brandy is wonderful.
Barrie R.
Dentist is very educational and professional. The staff is very friendly.
Bailey H.
Great Dentist and staff!
Lee H.
Dr.Nguyen is an awesome dentist and the staff is wonderful.
Tina E.
I’ve been going to this office for years and they have never suggested that I have something done that didn’t need to be done.
Kelly E.
Great service
John H.
Chichi is my best dental hygienist I have had so far. My mouth feel so clean and fresh that I just didn’t want to eat after my cleanig. .. I would love to see her as often as I could. And […]
Phuong V.
This office is wonderful! Their customer service is exemplary and Dr. Nyugen – aside from having exceptional dentistry skills- has one of the best “bedside manners” ever. He will […]
Julianne M.
The dental assistant was very pleasant and so was dentist. All of the staff was engaging and answered all my questions.
Susan F.
At this office everybody is awesome. I rally like it. I have been coming here for 17 years.
Paulina O.
I have had two great experiences at Northpoint Dental. Dr Nguyen is always happy and positive and makes you feel at ease. He has done great work on two different crowns I had to have. His Dental […]
Dan M.
The dentist explains everything before the treatment, during the treatment and what to expect later on. Very thorough and patient. The staff is nice, cheerful, and efficient. Love the hygienist.
Michael G.
Good first impression overall, this was my first visit.
Jonathan L.
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