The best “white” restorations
are CEREC® 3D Life-like Porcelain
(Not just plastic composite white fillings)
I feel we can deliver the Best Restoration in the world,
because with CEREC®:
Same Hardness as Tooth – CEREC® fillings wear the same
as your natural teeth structure and will not form a ditch at
the margins nor abrade the opposing teeth.
Same Coefficient of Thermal Expansion -- CEREC®
restorations expand and contract the same amount as the tooth
structure to which it is bonded and does not fracture the tooth
structure that holds it, as many amalgam fillings do (see
Same Translucency as Teeth -- CEREC® blends in and
transmits light to the adjacent tooth structure and reflects
the remaining tooth color through itself – “chameleon
Generally made in One Visit – No second visit -- No
lost time or hassle getting to and from the office just to
insert the completed crown or redo a lab error.
No Temporary crowns to come off or feel unnatural in
your mouth, while you wait 1-2 weeks for the lab work to be
The “Impression” is made by coating the teeth with a fine
titanium oxide white powder (same one used to put the M on
M&M’s) and taking an optical picture in seconds.
No more biting for 6 minutes on that gloppy, unpleasant
tasting impression material.
All CEREC® restorations are CAD/CAM Precision Milled in our
office from Factory Manufactured porcelain blocks in 9 to 16
minutes, polished and fit in your mouth in minutes and bonded
to strengthen the remaining healthy tooth structure.
More natural tooth is preserved than the alternatives of
cutting the teeth down to a small peg and making a crown, and
the tooth is actually strengthened.
This patient selected a lighter shade, in
anticipation of doing more replacement of the teeth
darkened with amalgam corrosion.
The camera flash also lightens the appearance of the
porcelain since this porcelain transmits and reflects
Designed to Last a Lifetime -- With 15 years of
research* behind this material and my experience with it, I am
so confident that I will warrantee these to last your
If the porcelain breaks or fails, replacement is at no
charge as long as you keep all of your 6-month checkup and
cleanings on-time with us. If another part of the tooth
breaks/decays, there will be a reduced charge to make a larger
CEREC® porcelain replacement.
CEREC® Crowns & Porcelain Inlay/Onlay Restorations
cost more than cheaper composite or amalgam fillings because
they are the Best restoration available today. Even the best
placed white composite filling lasts only 3 to 7 years*. When a
composite or amalgam has to be redone, more tooth is lost due
to decay or tooth fracture and you will pay again for a larger
filling and possibly a root canal and crown if the pulp is
* Research available on
CEREC® is a registered trademark of Sirona