Metal free adhesion dentistry offers exciting alternatives to conventional porcelain jacket and porcelain fused to metal crowns. Like porcelain, composite resin restorations offer minimal tooth reduction, biocompatibility with periodontal tissues, and virtually undetectable aesthetics.
The bonus is wear resistance similar to enamel making the biting surface kind to opposing natural teeth.
Indirect restorations (fillings) are fabricated by a dental laboratory technician, and later fixed to the teeth by adhesion (bonding) procedures. Temporary restorations protect the teeth between appointments.