Premier Dental of Connecticut in Fairfield
1700 Post Road, Fairfield, CT 06824

Tooth Crowns in Fairfield

Do you want to improve your smile in a short period of time? If you have discolored or damaged teeth, contact our practice about getting a tooth crown in Fairfield.

What are Dental Crowns?

Crowns are dental caps that cover damaged or cosmetically challenged teeth. Crowns are used to cover implants, as well. No one will realize that a crown is covering a tooth, unless you choose a gold crown. Crowns for teeth are an option when one tooth is misshapen or discolored and ruining an otherwise picture-perfect smile.

Do I have to See a Specialist for a Dental Crown?

No, our dentists routinely place temporary and permanent crowns on our patient’s teeth. Our dental team also performs regular checkups and cleanings to ensure that the crown lasts as long as possible. Visit one of our dentists if you are interested in having a dental crown procedure.

What Are My Crown Choices?

Our dentist will help you select the type of permanent crown that fits in your budget and meets your aesthetic needs.

Porcelain Crowns

Strong and resilient, crowns made from porcelain fused to metal make the ideal tooth cap for front teeth because the porcelain resembles tooth enamel. A porcelain crown also seals down to the gumline, protecting the tooth from further decay.

Ceramic Crowns

Ceramic crowns are resilient, but they grow brittle over time. Our dentist generally uses a ceramic crown for front teeth, since ceramic produces a higher level of aesthetics. If ceramic caps are used for back teeth, the crown will become brittle with continual heavy biting.

A Gold Crown

Patients often select a gold crown tooth for a back tooth, as metal crowns are the strongest of all crowns and last the longest. Many patients do not want gold crowns on their front teeth, but they do not mind having back molars crowned with gold, since it is so durable.

How Much Will a Front Tooth Crown Cost?

Crowns vary in cost depending on the crown material that you choose and what type of work needs to be done to your tooth before placing a temporary crown on it. Call our office and one of our knowledgeable staff members will give you more information about the dental crown cost.

How Long Does It Take to Get a Permanent Crown?

Assuming you do not need a root canal or an implant, you will have one visit where our dentist examines your teeth and talks to you about the various types of crowns. If you decide that a tooth crown is right for you, the dentist will prepare your tooth and cover it with a temporary crown. As soon as your permanent crown is ready, you will come back once again to have the temporary crown removed and the new crown fitted.

How Do I Care for My Crown?

Treat your crown as you would any other tooth. Good oral hygiene, such as regular daily brushing and flossing is as important to maintaining a tooth crown as it is for maintaining your healthy teeth.

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Patient Reviews
I love coming to this office, all the doctors, hygienists and front desk are all very friendly and professional.
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Lovely environment in the heart of Fairfield. The front desk was exceptional and were so attentive from right when I walked in to right when I left. I’ve seen Marissa and Maggie during my […]
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This has to be one of the premier dental offices in Connecticut and the staff is top flight. I recently had my teeth cleaned by one of their hygienists, Marissa, who is funny, witty, and smart, she […]
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Excellent Service, top notch employees, would recommend to anyone!
Michael L.
I had an accident and chipped my bottom front tooth, scheduled an appointment with Dr. Putnam and he put a bonding on my tooth. He did such a great job my tooth looks so natural, I was very pleased. […]
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I recently had my dental cleaning with Marissa and I must say it was such a smooth excellent job I couldn’t rave more about my experience , I would definitely recommend this office!
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I was referred to this office by a co-worker and I must say they are very professional, knowledgeable, and friendly. My hygienist was absolutely the best , I highly recommend going here.
Robert A.
staff was helpful, felt very welcomed and comfortable, wait was short.
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Joe B.
Best in the business. I was referred to this dentistry by a co worker and have never looked back. The staff is very friendly and professional. My teeth cleanings are very quick and convenient. The […]
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Excellent service from start to finish. Front desk staff is pleasant and accommodating. I came in for a cleaning with Nina, who is always energetic and friendly—makes you feel like you’re at […]
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My experience was beyond excellent and I felt truly welcomed. My hygienist Marissa was extremely friendly with a bubbly personality and a beautiful smile! Super knowledgeable staff and quick to […]
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The staff and doctors are very friendly and always welcoming. Its always a pleasure talking with Sonia when I call to schedule my dental appointments. Keep up the great work.
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Great staff, friendly and helpful. Caring doctors and most of all, gentle hygienists. I actually look forward to my next visits.
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I love this place especially Marissa Chiappone who has always been very pleasant and easy to talk to. By far the best dental hygienist I’ve ever had.
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My experience at this office was splendid , my hygienist Marissa was so nice and helpful with Any question I’ve had. I’ve always been afraid of the dentist but she completely changed my outlook […]
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I love coming here! The Dental Hygienist Marissa is so sweet and so gentle! She goes out of her way for her patients and has helped me so much! I don’t know what I would do with out her!
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I’m always satisfied when I leave the office and appreciate the vast knowledge that the dentists and hygienists have. I was especially impressed by one of their hygienists: Kelsey. She was able […]
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