Dental Crowns

Dental Crowns

Do you have broken, chipped, or missing teeth?

At Gulch Dental Studio, our dental crowns restore function and appearance, or replace lost teeth in conjunction with dental implants.

So what makes a dental crown a good treatment option for many patients at our Nashville, TN, dental office?

Dental Crowns

The Benefits of Our Metal-Free Cosmetic Crowns

When you choose to receive a dental crown at Gulch Dental Studio, you can...

Preserve Your Tooth

A dental crown is a cap that covers the visible portion of a tooth, reinforcing and preserving its structure. This means we can restore a damaged tooth to normal function so that you can eat and chew comfortably again.

Create Lasting Benefits

At Gulch Dental Studio in Nashville, TN, we work with a dental lab that exclusively uses high-quality, porcelain-like materials, such as IPS e.max® and IPS Empress®. With proper care, a dental crown can last up to 10 years before it requires replacement.

Enjoy Natural-Looking Results

Your custom crown will also be specially matched to the natural shade of your smile so that it blends in for a natural-looking appearance and fit.

Same-Day Crowns with Advanced CEREC Technology

At Gulch Dental Studio, we offer both traditional and same-day crowns. If your doctor determines you qualify for this type of crown, we can use our in-office milling machine to craft the restoration while you wait. The entire system offers a range of benefits:

  • No temporary crown
  • No need for a second visit
  • Digital impressions
  • Precise customization
CEREC machine

Take a look at how crowns are placed

Concerned about how long your crown will last?

Are Dental Crowns Right for You? Contact Us Today & Learn More

At Gulch Dental Studio in Nashville, TN, our dentists and their team have a reputation for providing modern, comfortable dentistry. For patients with a severely damaged tooth or a missing tooth, we provide advanced, custom-made dental crowns.

We work with the finest dental labs that use state-of-the-art, porcelain-like materials, so our crowns blend seamlessly with your natural teeth. If you think dental crowns could be the right solution for you, we encourage you to schedule a consultation at our office in the Gulch today.

To schedule a consultation, please fill out our online form or call

(615) 953-3068

our waiting area in our office
Schedule a consultation at our modern office today!

Patient Testimonials Read Our 5-Star Reviews

1

Styled Flamingo

2020

Google logo

The staff is amazing! The studio is clean, modern, and relaxing! Dr. Harris did a great job on the crown I needed to get done. I have terrible dental anxiety and Dr. Harris and his team made sure I was taken care of and relaxed! Highly recommend! I will continue to use them and recommend everyone I know! It’s hard to find a great dentist, I did and I will be back because I trust my smile in the hands of the Gulch Dental Studio team!
 

View On Google
1

J-Michele Gros

2019

Google logo

I had a wonderful experience! I relocated to Nashville and scheduled an appointment after reading so many positive reviews. The office and staff were amazing and welcoming, parking was easy, and it was the best dental cleaning I’ve ever had.
 

View On Google

Restorative and Cosmetic Dentistry Dual Functions of Crowns

A traditional crown is a good restorative option for people whose teeth are too damaged by decay or injury for a simple filling, but do not require an extraction. One of the most common restorative uses of crowns is to protect a tooth after root canal treatment. Our Nashville dentists can also use dental crowns to restore missing teeth by attaching the porcelain restoration to a dental bridge or implant.

Although crowns are usually used for restorative purposes, they can also be placed on stained, worn, or small teeth for a natural-looking cosmetic enhancement. Our dentists are renowned for their skill in cosmetic dentistry, and they enjoy the artistry involved in crafting symmetrical, healthy-looking smiles. Crowns are just one of the tools they use to create cosmetic enhancements, in addition to porcelain veneers, teeth whitening, and more.

But do you qualify for this type of restoration?

Dental Crown Candidacy Considerations

Sufficient Tooth Structure

In order for a traditional crown to successfully restore your smile, there must be at least one-third of the affected tooth intact. Your doctor will need to gently reshape the tooth before placing the dental restoration.

Special Requirements for Implants

If you have a single missing tooth, an implant-supported crown can restore the appearance and function of your smile. However, dental implants have a unique set of requirements. Our dentists can determine if you qualify for implant dentistry and coordinate your treatment with a skilled oral surgeon.


Have you been putting off a visit to the dentist?

A Comfortable, Chic Boutique Experience the Gulch Dental Studio Difference

We know that many patients perceive a trip to the dentist as cold, clinical, and even scary.

But our office is modern, comfortable, luxurious, and warm. We want every patient to feel at home, so we maintain a relaxing environment that feels more like a spa than a dentist's office.

If you suffer from dental anxiety, we also offer various methods of sedation dentistry, including:

  • Nitrous oxide
  • Oral conscious sedation
  • Intravenous (IV) sedation
  • General anesthesia

our office space

Here's how a permanent crown is typically placed...

dental crown

Need more reasons to choose Gulch Dental Studio for your dental crown procedure?

State-of-the-Art Materials and Techniques

Dental crown

Our dentists offer lifelike metal-free dental crowns that seamlessly blend with your surrounding teeth so you can be confident when you smile. We also coordinate with an implant dentist to provide implant-supported crowns and replace missing teeth.

At Gulch Dental Studio in Nashville, TN, we go the extra mile to ensure your comfort and convenience. Our office is equipped with all the most modern restorative technology available in dentistry, and we will always prioritize your individual needs and goals. During your first visit, we will review the various types of dental crowns, as well as the advantages and disadvantages of all-ceramic crowns, to help you feel fully informed. 

How Are Dental Crowns Placed? A Treatment Timeline

The process of receiving a dental crown generally takes two office visits. Most patients can expect a treatment timeline that goes something like this...
We offer sedation to keep you calm and comfortable throughout your visit.
We offer sedation to keep you calm and comfortable throughout your visit.

Tooth Preparation

During your first appointment, you will come in for an exam. Your dentist will remove any decay present in the tooth, first numbing the area so that you are comfortable. He will also need to remove some enamel from the tooth to make room for the restoration.

Impressions

When the tooth is prepared, we will take impressions to guide the creation of the crown at an off-site lab.

Temporary Crown

You will be provided with a temporary crown until your next appointment, roughly two weeks later. The temporary crown near-perfectly resembles a tooth and will allow you to eat, chew, and talk normally in the meantime.

Crown Placement

During the second appointment, your doctor will replace your temporary crown with your permanent crown and cement it in place. He will also check to make sure that your bite is comfortable and feels natural, making any necessary adjustments.

Long-Term Results

Before you leave, you will also receive detailed instructions on how to care for your dental crown. With good oral hygiene and twice-yearly cleanings and exams, our high-quality restorations can improve both the function and health of your tooth and the appearance of your smile for many years to come.

"Very Professional and Extremely Pleasant"

1

Peter Warker

2020

Google logo

The staff of Gulch Dental Studio were very professional and extremely pleasant.  Best customer service I have experienced in a medical practice.
 

View On Google
1

Kanthia Lewis

2019

Google logo

I love my dentist so much!!!! I finally found a new home after all these years! They took care of me so well. I had a root canal no pain. I pray that this dentistry goes very far! God bless everyone there!!! —Kanthia Lewis
 

View On Google

Stunning Results

Six dental crowns were placed over this patient's front teeth to create a whiter, more even smile.

Before and after dental crowns
Gulch Dental Studio Team

Gulch Dental Studio

Gulch Dental Studio is a state-of-the-art practice utilizing the latest technology and techniques to enhance your smile. We offer a range of services including:

Book an appointment by scheduling a consultation online, or by calling our Nashville office at (615) 953-3068 today.

Contact Us Today

Rate, Review & Explore

Social Accounts Sprite
Google map image of our location in 224 11th Ave S  Nashville, TN

Nashville Office

224 11th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37203

Closed Today

Tell us a bit about yourself...

(615) 953-3068 Send a message