The are 4 main types of dental crowns:
There are numerous advantages to choosing dental crowns over other options for cosmetic dentistry.
Dental crowns typically cost less than dental implants but more than veneers.
According to CostHelper, the cost of dental crowns varies widely, based on the types of crowns being made and the materials used. Porcelain-fused-to-metal crowns can cost between $900-$1,400 per tooth. Porcelain-fused-to-metal crowns can cost between $500-$1000 per tooth, gold & base metal alloy crowns can cost between $600-$2,500 per tooth. All-ceramic crowns are the most expensive due to the skill level needed & can cost between $800 – $3,000 (average cost is ~$1,500).
Many dentists, including Dr. Fontenot, offer patient financing through programs such as CareCredit for dental implants. Call your dental insurance provider directly to ask about any coverage they may offer for the procedure.
To learn more about dental crown dentistry and other cosmetic dentistry choices, call Dr. Fontenot’s dental office today in Lafayette, LA.