Preparation    The first step is to remove the   dental caries and/or the existing   filling.

Preparation

The first step is to remove the dental caries and/or the existing filling.

3D Scan     The CEREC measuring   camera then takes a three dimensional   photograph of   your tooth.

3D Scan

 The CEREC measuring camera then takes a three dimensional photograph of your tooth.

Computer Design    The contours of the ceramic   restoration are designed on   the computer monitor.

Computer Design

The contours of the ceramic restoration are designed on the computer monitor.

On site milling    CEREC automatically mills   the restoration out of a   tooth-coloured ceramic   block.

On site milling

CEREC automatically mills the restoration out of a tooth-coloured ceramic block.

Characterisation    Porcelain stain is applied as appropriate and blended   across the surface of the crown. A porcelain glaze is also incorporated to give the completed crown a smooth, natural feel.

Characterisation

Porcelain stain is applied as appropriate and blended across the surface of the crown. A porcelain glaze is also incorporated to give the completed crown a smooth, natural feel.

Fit    Finally, the restoration is   inserted into your tooth   and polished. The finished   ceramic restoration look s  and feels exactly like natural   dental enamel.

Fit

Finally, the restoration is inserted into your tooth and polished. The finished ceramic restoration look sand feels exactly like natural dental enamel.