A 62-year-old male asked:
Can the newer all ceramic type tooth crowns be used in all areas of the mouth, including back molar teeth?
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Dr. Steven Pohlhausanswered
Dentistry 34 years experience
Yes: Newer ceramics such as solid zirconia are virtually unbreakable. I have been placing zirconia crowns on back teeth for a number of years and have yet to see a clinical fracture.
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