Dr. Jack L. Gish & Associates of West Hartford
836 Farmington Ave, Suite 105, West Hartford, CT 06119

Tooth Crowns in West Hartford

Crowns for teeth hide problem teeth permanently, replacing an unsightly or damaged tooth with a porcelain or ceramic tooth that matches your other teeth. If you are interested in a permanent fix that improves tooth functionality, contact our dentist to discuss how a crown could improve your smile.

What Is a Tooth Crown’s Function?

Crowns offer a long-lasting transformation for teeth with major dental problems and provide protection for the remaining portion of the tooth. A crown is a completely natural-looking tooth cap that covers the entire surface.

Crowns also cover dental implants and are used to anchor bridges. They are as strong as natural teeth so that you can eat normally.

Can I Get a Crown at a Family Dentist Office?

The dentist will use a tooth crown to save a tooth or cover a discolored or crooked tooth. There is no need to visit a specialist; we do all of the work in our office.

What are My Options for a Crown with a Natural Appearance?

A crown is simply a tooth covering made out of porcelain, ceramic or gold. Our dentist will work with you to find the ideal material for your crown based on your unique situation. Contact us soon to schedule a consultation to discuss your unique needs.

Porcelain Crowns

Porcelain-fused-to-metal crowns are stronger than dental caps made entirely of porcelain and are long lasting and aesthetically pleasing. Be sure to tell the dentist if you have any metal allergies.

Ceramic Crowns

A ceramic crown is typically used as a front tooth crown because of the material’s ability to blend with your other teeth’s natural color. It is too brittle to handle the heavy bite of molars, but it is perfect for front teeth.

Gold Crowns

Our dentist may suggest a gold crown tooth procedure for one of your molars, as gold is stronger than ceramic or porcelain. Dentists often recommend a gold crown for patients whose teeth exhibit heavy wear.

How Much Should I Expect to Pay for a Crown?

We realize that your budget plays a role in your decision. The dental crown cost will vary depending on why you need a crown and which material you select for your crown. Our dental staff will work with your dental insurance or discount plan to help you determine the final out-of-pocket cost.

Is Getting a Tooth Crown in West Hartford a Lengthy Procedure?

The dental crown procedure typically requires two visits and involves our dentist removing the decayed, discolored or misshapen outer surface of the tooth and then placing a temporary cap on the remaining portion of the tooth.
Then, a dental laboratory makes a permanent crown that looks exactly like your other teeth, which the dentist fits onto your tooth.

How Do I Make My Crown Last as Long as Possible?

Brush and floss regularly and your tooth crown should last for many years. Additionally, make regular appointments for routine cleanings and exams. Schedule a visit with one of our experienced dentists today.

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I enjoy going to Dr Gish and Associates
Joseph P.
Dr. Guidice is by far the best dentist I have ever had. His entire front desk staff especially Jackie, Tasha and Monika are extremely professional and courteous. Celine (Dental hygienist) is very […]
Paul T.
Great hygenists and dentists
Trevor D.
I’ve been going to Dr. Gish and Associates since I moved to CT 4yrs ago. The staff made me feel at home in my new environment. TheDoctors and staff left no nook and crannie untouched and only […]
Ethan W.
I have always received excellent care in this office.
Charlene P.
Awesome staff, wonderful doctors and a high level of professionalism is the reason I’m still a client for over 20yrs. Thank you Dr Guidice for your patience and kindness. From the moment you […]
Floyd G.
They greatly explain everything that is wrong with you and they work with you to make sure you get the very best treatment possible. Definitely recommend!
Wesley S.
I’ve been visiting gish and associates for a while now and I always see Tiffany because I like her service , she’s very interactive and explain . The hygienist Tiffany is the best
Jerome P.
Dr. Glazman is fantastic! I’ve been seeing her for several years for a variety of dental needs. She has beautifully (and painlessly) repaired 5 weakened teeth in my mouth with crowns (some needing […]
Craig F.
Ever since my family moved to West Hartford,CT. I have been going to this dental office ( for 10+ years.) They have the same staff as when I started so obviously they have become family. The front […]
Jim G.
Been coming here for years after a bad dental experience. Great experience every time with my Hygienist Celine Feel wonderful every time I leave with my sparkling clean smile!!!
Summer A.
I have been going to this place for the past eight years and it has been wonderful especially Josette and Jackie they are helpful and inform
Saeid M.
My hygienist, Michelle, is FANTASTIC! This dental office is absolutely wonderful, and I highly recommend them! The front desk staff is warm, welcoming, and knowledgeable. They put everyone at ease, […]
Valerie M.
Our family has been coming here for years. We absolutely love our hygienist, Michelle. She is very thorough without feeling rushed, but always is done in a reasonable amount of time. She is […]
Kelly C.
Celine is a great hygienist, very thorough and very warm and pleasant. I have been going to them for years.
Cynthia L.
All the staff there are very friendly. I went in for a routine teeth cleaning & was done in a timely manner,Megan answered my questions & Jackie the receptionist took care of my appointment […]
Luis D.
I have been coming to the office for a few years now and I love the friendly environment. It really makes me feel at ease during my visit. I have been seen by a couple of the hygienist and they were […]
Jenny M.
Dr. Gish and Associates has the best dentists and the best hygienists, hands down.
Christopher W.
Celine is the absolute best hygienist – keeps my teeth in great shape and always with a smile! Knowledgeable, prompt and always a pleasure to see.
LBF
Jelena makes my dental cleaning, a relaxing experience. She is thorough, and very informative! Also saw Dr. Guidice today. Very pleasant.
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