Zirconia Caps


             When it comes to dental restorations, zirconia caps have gained immense popularity for their durability, natural appearance, and biocompatibility. However, the question that often arises is why these zirconia caps come with a hefty price tag. In this blog, we will explore the intricacies of zirconia crown fabrication, the precision involved, and the advantages of entrusting this task to an experienced prosthodontist or a general dentist, especially one affiliated with the renowned Sree Dental Hospital (KOSMO DENTAL CLINICS).

Why Zirconia Caps are Costly ?

The first point that arises in patient’s mind when given an option of metal ceramic and zirconia crowns !! Why Zirconia Crowns are so expensive

  1. Material Quality and Source: Zirconia is a high-quality, durable ceramic material derived from zirconium dioxide. The purity and quality of the zirconia used play a crucial role in the final product’s strength and aesthetics. Sree Dental Hospital ensures the use of premium zirconia, sourced for its exceptional properties.

  2. Advanced Fabrication Techniques: The process of crafting zirconia caps involves cutting-edge CAD/CAM (Computer-Aided Design/Computer-Aided Manufacturing) technology. This precision-driven method ensures that each crown is customized to fit the patient’s unique dental anatomy, contributing to the overall cost of the restoration.

  3. Expertise and Skill of Prosthodontists: The expertise of the dental professional involved in the fabrication process significantly impacts the cost. Prosthodontists, particularly those with extensive experience like Dr. M Anil Goud  at Sree Dental Hospital, possess the skill set needed to design and create zirconia crowns that meet the highest  standards of functionality and aesthetics

Precision in Zirconia Crown Fabrication:

  1. Digital Impressions: Zirconia crowns start with a digital impression of the patient’s teeth. This ensures a precise and accurate representation of the dental structure, allowing for a snug fit of the final restoration.

  2. CAD/CAM Technology: CAD/CAM technology is employed to design the crown digitally. This process allows for meticulous customization, ensuring that the crown matches the patient’s natural teeth in shape, size, and color.

  3. Milling and Sintering: The designed crown is milled from a solid block of zirconia and then subjected to a high-temperature sintering process. This strengthens the material, making it exceptionally durable and resistant to wear.

Advantages of Choosing an Experienced Dentist or Prosthodontist

  1. Personalized Treatment Plans: Experienced professionals, such as Dr. M Anil Goud at Sree Dental Hospital, create personalized treatment plans that consider the patient’s unique oral health needs, ensuring optimal results.

  2. Technical Proficiency: Prosthodontists possess advanced knowledge and skills in the restoration and replacement of teeth, ensuring that the zirconia crown is not only aesthetically pleasing but also functionally effective.

  3. Comprehensive Care: Sree Dental Hospital, known for its commitment to patient care, offers a comprehensive approach to dental health. This ensures that the patient receives not just a crown but a solution that integrates seamlessly with their overall oral well-being.

                   Sree Dental Hospital’s Approach to Zirconia Crowns:  Sree Dental Hospital, under the guidance of Dr. M Anil Goud, utilizes state-of-the-art technology and a patient-centric approach in crafting zirconia crowns. The hospital’s commitment to excellence and precision ensures that each patient receives a top-notch restoration that meets the highest standards of quality.


                  While the cost of zirconia caps may initially seem high, it is essential to recognize the intricate processes, premium materials, and expertise involved in their fabrication. Choosing an experienced prosthodontist or general dentist, particularly one associated with Sree Dental Hospital, ensures not only a durable and aesthetically pleasing zirconia crown but also comprehensive oral care tailored to individual needs.