A molar tooth suffering from “cracked tooth syndrome” was restored with a gold onlay. Gold has been the material of choice in such scenarios due to its longevity and excellent casting properties. It is also very conservative of tooth tissue. Gold is an important material to consider, especially where the appearance is not necessarily critical.
BDS (Hons.) MJDF RCS (Eng), MClinDent (FRP Lond) FICOI, MSc (Dental Implantology)
BDS (Lond) MJDF RCS (Eng)