Poland is a great choice for dental treatment if you have problems with your teeth and require dental crowns. Dental crown is a solution for people who have aesthetic problems with their teeth as the crown covers any imperfections. The crown makes your tooth stronger and can significantly improve its natural look. Another advantage of dental crown is that it can help with your chewing problem due to its durable material and details construction.
Thanks to their many benefits, crowns are one of the most frequently chosen solutions in dentistry.
A dental crown, what is it?
A dental crown, which is often called cap, that is dental prosthetic treatment. Dental crowns cover whole teeth, it means that teeth are renewed from the front, left, right side and back also. Every crown is different, as each crown is prepared for the specific patient, so the shape, size, material and crown color depends on individually. Crowns look like natural teeth, they are excellent to renew chipped, or broken teeth, or for teeth after root canal treatment. With crowns patient may receive brighter and perfectly straight smile. Crowns are alternative for veneers treatment, as well.
Types of dental crowns Poland
Crowns can be made from some different dental materials. During your first visit to the dental office, you will have the initial consultation. The dentist will suggest you which crown type would be the best, you will have time to discuss your needs, expectation, and sum of money you may spend on crowns. On market, there are four types of dental crowns:
Metal crowns – this crown is made up of non-noble metals which are the most resistant to corrosion, breaks. That crowns are very strong and durable. Recommended for back tooth, as the crown color is silver so it is not the aesthetic crown.
Porcelain-fused-to-metal crowns – widely know as PFM crowns. Crowns have metal inside which is covered the layer of porcelain. PFM crowns that are aesthetic crowns, as the crown has natural color outside. Crowns are recommended for back teeth, as after some time the black shade (from metal inside) might be visible on crowns
Composite crowns – crowns are prepared from composite, the same material as dental filling. Crowns are affordable, but not long lasting.
Full porcelain crowns – known as ceramic, most recommended for front teeth as they look the most natural. Crowns are also long lasting, should be renewed after 15 – 20 years. It is hard to find the difference between natural teeth and full porcelain crown.
Benefits of installing dental crowns abroad
In general, the main advantages of having a crown is their look. Crowns look aesthetic, may improve the shape, color of teeth. With crowns patient may renew full arch of teeth, may have Hollywood smile, white and perfect teeth. For some patients, who have tried whitening crowns are remedial. As crow covers all teeth discolorations, stains from coffee, tea or cigarettes. What is more, with crowns your teeth are perfect. You may have as perfect teeth as all TV stars and famous people. A perfect smile gives a boost in self-confidence! Crowns are not the permanent dental solution, but they are the longest lasting prosthetic treatment. Crown would look perfect for 15 years!
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Dental crowns abroad prices
The crown price depends on crown material The most affordable is the porcelain fused to metal crowns which price starts from 99 GBP, full porcelain price starts from 199 GBP. Dental Travel Poland have also express, CAD/CAM crown which procedure last only 8 hours! The price for express crowns is the same as for standard crowns.
Candidates for crowns Poland
The best candidate is patient with chipped, damaged or broken tooth. What is more, patients with some missing teeth might have them replaced with the bridge? The bridge that is the combination of crowns, minimum 3 crowns in the row. The bridge is the excellent alternative for implants, as it is more affordable and shorter procedure. A patient who wants veneers, but bit problems, do not let him perform veneers may have crowns instead.
Teeth crowns Poland – procedure
The crown procedure lasts from 5 – 7 working days, except express crowns which are ready in one day! The crown procedure is divided into two visits. While first appointment dentist needs to check your tooth roots, so you will have X-rays performed. Then, if root canal treatment is not needed, the doctor will grind your teeth and prepare impressions. The doctor will provide you also with temporary crowns, so you can eat and smile normally. Temporary crowns are prepared in the dental office by the dentist. While first visit you will also choose the color or crown. You may have the same color as your existing teeth, or you may have whither crowns. While your second visit, on the 5th day, doctor fits and installs your crows.
Required medical tests
- Dentist requires X-rays to check if there is not any root infection.
- Length of procedure
The procedure requires 5 – 7 working days, for express crowns 2 days in Poland are enough.
Type of anesthesia
Local anesthesia is given
Risks and complication for crowns
Dental crown treatment is really safe, there are no dangerous complications.
There are some possibilities of risks:
- increased sensitivity to heat and cold
- bite misalignment
- allergic reaction
Dental crowns are perfect for a damaged or broken tooth!
Dental crowns are caps having a tooth-shape which perfectly imitate your natural teeth. When your tooth is broken, damaged, crashed, or decayed, dental crowns will be a great solution. A crown will be prepared in the laboratory in such a way that its shape, size, strength and colour is indistinguishable from other teeth. Apart from that, crowns serve as the completion of implantation and dental bridge treatments. As can be seen, dental crowns have a variety of functions and if you feel you may need a tooth crown, do not hesitate to contact Dental Travel Poland to be given the opinion by one of our dentists.
In Poland, you can have a crown made even in one day!
To finish dental crown in Poland you need to stay for 5-7 working days. During this stay, you will have two appointments with our dentist. On the first visit, you will have a consultation on the preparation for crowns (teeth reshaping, bit impressions). Later the impressions are sent to a special laboratory that will manufacture your crowns.When the crown is ready, you will have your second visit. On this appointment, your crowns will be fitted and installed. If you do not have time to spend 5-7 working days in Poland, some of our dental offices can offer you 1-day crown! This type of crowns can be done during 1-2 days visit in Poland. However, not all clinics can offer this 1-day crowns so make sure that you choose the one you want. The best thing about this offer is that the price for 1-day crown in the same as for a regular crown!
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We guarantee professional and high-quality dental treatment abroad!
Dental Travel Poland works only with the best dental clinics in Poland. Our facilities, both laboratories, and clinics are up to highest European standards.Our dentists have years of experience in their craft and they have international certificates to prove their experience. You can ask our patient advisers and they will send you dentist’s CV just to make sure that your treatment will be done by a professionalist.
Clinics in Poland offer one of the cheapest dental crowns!
Our price for a crown is one of the most affordable ones in Europe! The price may vary depending on the material used, so make sure to ask about it. You may choose from a wide range of crown materials and the dentists will recommend the best choice for you.
The price for a crown in Poland varies from 320 GBP to 380 GBP for a full porcelain crown. There are even cheaper possible options such as a composite or porcelain-fused-to-metal crown. If you decide to have cheap crowns in Poland, you can save more than 50% of your money for your treatment.
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We will help you organize your journey, treatment and stay!
After you contact us at Dental Travel Poland, we will help you organize your travel and get the best price possible! We cooperate with numerous clinics in Poland, in all major cities e.g. Krakow, Warsaw, Poznan so we can find the clinic that suits you best! We would like to provide you with the highest-quality, most satisfying and affordable dental crowns treatment abroad!
Dental Crowns Poland – FAQ
What is a dental crown?
Dental crown is a long-lasting artificial tooth that looks like your natural tooth. It is shaped like a cap that covers your existing tooth. Thanks to the crown, you can still enjoy your full smile, even if you have some damage to your teeth.
What materials are used to make a tooth crown?
There are few different materials that can be used for crowns, such as metal, gold alloy, porcelain or ceramic. Sometimes materials are combined to achieve desired effects (e.g. porcelain and metal). The dentist, after examining you, will determine which material will be best for you.
When do I need a dental crown?
Dental crown can be needed for many reasons. Below you can see few of them:
- broken tooth
- tooth that had a root canal
- tooth that needs a large filling
- crown on the dental implant
- as an anchor for a bridge or a fixed denture
- to improve discolored or chipped tooth
How is a tooth prepared for dental crown Poland?
Two visits are required to fit and install the crown. During the first appointment, dentist will reshape your tooth and an impression of your bite will be taken using an impression paste. Also, during this visit, you will have a temporary crown installed.
How does the crown installment procedure look like?
The actual crown is installed on the second visit after the temporary crown is removed. If everything looks fine after the fitting and you accept the final result, then the dentist will permanently attach the crown.
What is the length of the dental crown procedure?
Usually, the procedure is finished in 5-7 working days. However, for the people who cannot afford to stay for so long, some clinics can offer 1-day crowns.
What is the cost of a dental crown?
The cost of dental crown varies depending on the material used. To ensure low costs and great quality you should look into getting your crown done abroad. Polish dentists can offer you professional crowns for a much lower price, as the price of the crown in Poland is around 320 GBP.
Will I experience any pain when having my tooth prepped for a dental crown in Poland?
In most cases, the dentist will use local anaesthesia to ensure painless experience. However, if the tooth is dead and the crown is based on the post, then no anesthesia is required as there are no nerves present in the tooth.
Will my dental crown be noticeable or visible?
Dental crown will not be noticeable to anyone else. The dentist will match shape and color of the crown so it will look exactly like your natural teeth.
Will the dental crown abroad feel any different?
At first, you may notice that the crown feels a little different but with time you will get used to it. It is a foreign object but it is designed in a way that resembles your natural teeth.
Does a dental crown abroad require special care?
Dental crown does not require extra care. It is important to remember about flossing and brushing your teeth twice a day. Also, do not be a stranger in your dental office. Regular check-ups are very important in ensuring long-lasting results.
How long do dental crowns Poland last?
An average dental crown can last for between 5 and 15 years. To ensure long wear, you should take good care of your teeth, follow oral hygiene and visit your dentist for regular check-ups.
What are the recommendations for a dental crown surgery abroad?
After your dental crown installation, you will receive instructions from your dentist on how to take care of the crown. It is advised to avoid hard foods, ice or chewing on hard objects. If you will follow these instructions, then you will enjoy your crown for a long time.
What are the benefits of dental crowns?
There are many benefits of crowns apart from a better-looking teeth:
- support for damaged teeth
- protection of the tooth
- restoration of dead teeth
- anchor for a bridge
- improvement of speech
- masking tooth discoloration
What are the side effects of dental crowns?
When it comes to side effects of crown installment, there are few things one should watch out for:
- allergic reaction
- crown movement
- unusual sensitivity to cold or hot foods
If any of the above side effects occur, you should contact your dentist and make sure that everything is okay. Crowns in Europe are covered by the warranty, so you should not worry about additional costs.
What is the recovery time after the dental crown surgery?
The numbness in the treated area may be experienced for 2-4 hours after the dental crown installment.
Will I need a root canal if I get a crown?
It is possible that your tooth may need a root canal treatment before the crown is installed. However, it is not a requirement and depends only on the tooth’s condition.