Zircon teeth

Zirconia Teeth

Zirconium is an esthetic and strong porcelain material that is used as a substructure for ceramics without metal support. Zirconium based ceramic restorations are as strong as metal based ceramic restorations which allows making aesthetic restorations.

What are the advantages of Zirconium based dentures?

Much more esthetical results are achieved compared to metal based ceramics. Since porcelain has a very good biocompatibility, it’s possible to achieve restorations that are strong enough to be used for many years.
Using porcelain instead of metal as a substructure allows luminous transmittance that results in more esthetic and natural dentures.
It’s possible to prevent purplish discoloration on the neck of teeth caused by metal ceramics.
For individuals who are allergic to metals, zirconium is a good choice with its anti-allergic characteristics.

What are the disadvantages of Zirconium?

The only disadvantage is its higher price compared to metal ceramics.

In which conditions can Zirconium be used?

In teeth with excessive loss of tooth materials.
In bridge restorations for replacing missing teeth
Esthetic restorations on front teeth
In patients who are allergic to metals
Restorations made on implants

 

What are the disadvantages of Zirconium?

The only disadvantage is its higher price compared to metal ceramics.

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