A crown is a tooth-shaped cap that is place of a tooth. it provides a tooth-like shape and structure for function making it strong and giving it the shape and colour of a natural tooth.
Porcelain or ceramic crowns can be matched to the colour of your natural teeth. other materials for crowns include gold and metal alloys and acrylic.
Crowns are an ideal way to repair teeth that have been broken, or have been weakened by decay, or very large filling/ discoloured filling, or to protect a root filled tooth