A crown is a dental cap placed over a damaged or weakened tooth to give it more protection. It can help to protect decayed teeth or teeth where a root canal is performed. The best thing about a crown is it looks like your natural tooth. It also does not require any additional maintenance; you just need to follow your dental hygiene routine.
Your tooth can get damaged for several reasons, like aging, decay, or injuries. They can also lose their shape and size over time. Dental crowns are tooth-shaped caps that are placed on your tooth to restore its strength, shape, size, and appearance. It covers the visible structure of your teeth and is cemented in place.