The cost of dental crowns in Durham, NC, varies based on many factors. The type of crown, the number of crowns needed, and the patient’s unique oral health status, and insurance benefits are all considered when determining treatment fees. Pre-treatments can also affect the overall cost of the dental crown procedure.
Types of Dental Crowns and How Much They Cost
Dentists often use gold crowns on back teeth because of their strength and durability. The cost of gold crowns ranges between $600–$2,500.
Porcelain crowns are biocompatible, metal-free, and ideal for front teeth. Porcelain looks the most natural out of all the materials used for crowns. The cost for porcelain crowns ranges between $800–$3,000.
Porcelain Fused to Metal
Porcelain fused to metal crowns are strong, aesthetic, and less costly than porcelain crowns. Their price ranges between $500–$1,500.
Highly durable and long-lasting, zirconia crowns cost between $800–$3,000.
E-MAX crowns are a type of all-ceramic crown created from lithium disilicate. They cost anywhere between $800–$3,000.
Do you need a customized dental crown to improve your oral health and match your smile? Please give us a call today to schedule your consultation with Dr. Adam Spriggs at our Durham, NC dental office.