PFM

Traditional Porcelain Fused to Metal

A good choice when a large filling has failed or the tooth is cracked, broken or subject to grinding or clenching.

  • Strength of alloy – varies according to composition
  • Strength of Avante Porcelain - 110 MPa
  • Marginal Integrity – approximately 50 microns
  • Final Seating – Conventional cementation

    PFM Restoration Highlights

  • Single crowns in the anterior and posterior regions
  • 2-unit or larger splint or bridge in the anterior and posterior regions
  • Long span bridges
  • Implant superstructures
  • Superior strength for long-span bridgework
  • Biocompatible
  • Proven long-term reliability
  • Available in semi-precious and precious metals
  • Familiar preparation technique

    Avante Microcrystal™ Porcelain

  • Superior thermal and chemical stability
  • Increased strength and resilience in fabrication
  • Resistance to discoloration
  • Kindness to opposing dentition
  • "True-to-nature" fluorescence closely resembles natural teeth
  • Consistent shade accuracy
  • - Traditional A-D shades
  • - 3D VCH (Value, Chroma, Hue) shades
  • - Bleached shades