The ultimate as far as aesthetics go are all-ceramic crowns. They’re very lifelike, as light can pass freely through the ceramic material, and there’s generally not the unattractive dark line at the junction of the crown and root you get with porcelain-metal crowns.

The trade-off is that the ceramic crown is usually not as strong. They come in various types, with varying degrees of opacity and strength. Ceramic crowns are Dr Nathaniel’s area of expertise, and he’ll be able to choose the best system to suit your needs.