What is a zirconium tooth?
It is a white alloy applied instead of gray metal, which is the infrastructure of classical porcelain bridges and prostheses.
What are the reasons for choosing zirconium teeth?
More for aesthetic purposes; In the treatment of advanced color changes that do not yield results with whitening methods, in discrete or less perplexed teeth such as diastema where orthodontic treatment method is not chosen, in old fillings with damaged structure, in restoration of teeth with excessive substance loss, in use as a bridge or coating on posterior group teeth. It is preferred for anterior group implant prostheses and to provide smile aesthetics.
Aesthetically, what are the advantages of zirconium teeth?
With its light transmittance feature, a natural image is captured just like normal teeth. The enamel of healthy teeth transmits light completely.
Metal, which is the substructure of the classical porcelain coating, creates an opaque appearance on the teeth. This causes the teeth to look lifeless and artificial. This is prevented by zirconium coating.
How is zirconium compatible with gums?
Zirconium is a material compatible with tooth tissue. The bruising-like discoloration seen in metal-supported prostheses, in the neck of the tooth and in the gingiva, is never seen and does not cause gingival recession. If the gum is pulled out due to reasons such as incorrect brushing, it does not create an aesthetically bad appearance.
Can it be applied to those who are allergic to metal?
Since there is no metal in the structure of the zirconium coating, it does not cause allergies.
Does it cause a change in taste or odor in the mouth?
Since its content is not metal, it is not possible to change the taste or cause odor.
Will zirconium teeth change color in the future?
Since it has a smooth and slippery porcelain surface, plaque accumulation is not observed. For this reason, it is not affected by coloring foods such as coffee, tea and cigarettes. Its color always remains as applied.
How to care for zirconium veneers?
Teeth are brushed like normal teeth brushes. With the regular physician check-ups made every 6 months, the problems that may already occur are foreseen and measures are taken for these problems.
How long can zirconium teeth be used for?
It can be used for many years when the controls are made regularly. There is no time limit that it can be used for that long. Teeth are living tissues and over time, changes in tooth structure are observed with wear. There are no changes in the teeth with zirconium coating.
Does zirconium damage the tooth when it is wanted to be replaced?
Since zirconium veneers are cut and removed, there is no discomfort. It does not cause tissue loss in teeth.
How are zirconium veneers applied?
The tooth is reduced as in metal-supported veneer. When the gingiva becomes healthy, measurements are taken precisely with special measures and spoons suitable for the mouth. In the laboratory environment, the zirconium substructure in the most suitable color for the tooth and the porcelain superstructure are processed on it to ensure compatibility with the tooth in the clinical environment. In the final stage, it is fully adapted to the tooth with special adhesives. The person can use it without distinguishing it from his own natural tooth.
Is there any pain during the procedure?
Cutting operations are performed under local anesthesia. Afterwards, a tooth-colored temporary coating is applied to prevent hot and cold sensitivity. Few people experience a slight tingling. In general, the process is completed without any problems.
How long does the treatment take?
This application is completed in 1 week in people with good gums. It can be continued with a few rehearsals according to the person’s liking or until the satisfaction of the physician and the patient is seen.
Who can have the Zirconium application?
Zirconium veneer can be done at any age following the eruption of permanent teeth. However, it is not recommended as gaps will be observed as a result of being in the developmental period until the age of 18-20 and the growth of the chin.
Is there a disadvantage of zirconium coating?
Long edentulous intervals are not recommended as the probability of fracture in the posterior regions will increase.
Can Zirconium veneer be applied to people with gum disease?
The gum disease of the person is primarily cured. After the person’s gum disease is treated, zirconium teeth can be made.
Zirkonyum Diş Kaplama Fiyatları
|Zirkonyum Kaplama Çeşidi||Zirkonyum Kaplama Diş Fiyatları|
|Veneer Zirkonyum Kaplama||2000-2500 TL|
|Porselen Veneer (Lamine)||3500 TL|
|E-Max (Tam Seramik Kaplama)||3500 TL|