Porcelain Fused to Metal (PFM)

Dual-material restorations.
Two sets of artificial teeth with gold inside
High Noble

Continental Dental Labs is proud to feature porcelain fused to high noble restorations with convenient flat-rate pricing. These restorations provide beauty and strength in a single restoration. Preferred over traditional PFMs, the luster of gold and the biocompatibility attracts most doctors and patients alike.

Specifications:

  • High fusing porcelain

  • Rich gold color eliminates gray margins

  • Ideal for long-span bridges

  • Strong & durable for long-lasting restorations

  • More aesthetic than traditional PFMs

Indications: Single unit crowns and bridges

Cementation: Traditional cementation


Three teeth in a row as part of a semi precious restoration with light reflection
Semi Precious

At Continental Dental Labs, many of our dentists prefer the value and aesthetics of porcelain fused to semi-precious metal crowns. These PFMs are ideal for patients who may have sensitivities to metal and is a better value than high noble gold alloys. It has the same fit and function as a traditional PFM, but is more aesthetically pleasing to patients. It is highly favored among dentists who prefer an upgrade from traditional PFMs and the peace of mind that comes with it at an affordable price.

Specifications:

  • Ideal for patients with sensitivity to metal (i.e.nickel)

  • Proven strength and reliability

  • Ideal for long-span bridges

  • Easy preparation and cementation

  • Can also be gold-plated

Indications: Single unit crowns and bridges, or custom fit to partial

Cementation: Traditional cementation

Three teeth in a row as part of a semi precious restoration with light reflection

This was a challenging PFM because of the limited vertical. I tried twice with another lab. and gave up. Continental made it easy. Thank you!

Dr. Brian C. (Massachusetts Dentist)

Three teeth connected and created using a white noble material
White Noble

For patients who prefer gold or have allergies to traditional PFMs, a dentist can prescribe porcelain fused to white noble restorations as an alternative. It has the beauty and reputation of a noble alloy, without the premium price of a high noble yellow gold.

Specifications:

  • Ideal for patients with allergies to nickel

  • Strong, long-lasting, and reliable frames

  • A popular alternative for high noble gold restorations

  • Ideal for long span bridges

  • Easy preparation and cementation

Indications: Single unit crowns and bridges, or custom fit to partial

Cementation: Traditional cementation


Non-precious porcelain fused restoration, which looks half metal and half porcelain
Non-Precious

Our dental laboratory specializes in crafting traditional porcelain fused to metal restorations (PFMs). They are preferred 2:1 over any other PFM and are the most prescribed restorations in our dental lab. Noted for it’s strength and function, most dentists, dental labs, and even patients prefer its reliability, performance, and value.

Specifications:

  • Proven long-term reliability

  • Superior strength for long-span bridgework

  • Can be gold plated for additional aesthetic value

  • Nickel-chrome based alloy

Indications: Single unit crowns and bridges, or custom fit to partials

Cementation: Traditional cementation

Non-precious porcelain fused restoration, which looks half metal and half porcelain

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