Increased load on the teeth, unhealthy lifestyle, environmental problems, stress, poor diet - these are the main factors influencing the destruction and loss of teeth. Prosthodontists in Maine solve this problem fixing crowns made of precious metal alloys (usually gold, palladium, platinum, silver, copper alloys).
Alloys of these metals have several advantages:
1. Guarantee reliability and durability. Gold-containing alloys take easy necessary form and when fixing is tightly attached to the tooth, excepting development of any infection.
2. High aesthetics. Alloys containing gold can have a ceramic coating, for example on front teeth, and may be without it ? on the chewing teeth.
3. Absolute security. Gold is considered to be a bioinert material, that does not reacted with body tissues, does not cause allergies, moreover, gold has antibacterial properties, and therefore it inhibits growth of bacteria in the mouth.