Porcelain Fused to Metal(PFMs)

 August 4, 2019

Porcelain fused to metal (PFM) is one of the most popular restoration services available today. With limitless design options and customized shading/coloring, we use state-of-the-art technology to process your PFMs to ensure a precision fit and great functionality.

We use only the highest-quality porcelain materials to ensure long-lasting and dependable performance. Our metals are available in the full range of alloys from non-precious to semi-precious and high noble. Our products are sure to meet your patients’ needs and provide you with the durability you expect from a world-class dental lab.

Turnaround Time - 5 Days

Required Case Material
  • Upper and lower impressions or models
  • Bite Registration
Advantages
  • CAD/CAM fabrication ensures consistency
  • Computer controlled fit, contacts, and occlusion
  • All materials meet FDA requirements
Indications
  • Conventional crowns and bridges
  • Screw retained implant restorations
  • Crowns with attachments for cast partials
  • Restorations over implants
Contraindications
  • Metal sensitivity
  • Insufficient occlusal clearance (1.5 mm is needed)
Recommended Cementation
  • Resin Self Etch/ Self Adhesive Resin
  • Panavia SA Cement, Kuraray
  • Rely-x Unicem Automix 2, 3M ESPE
  • Max Cem Elite, Kerr
  • Multilink Automix, Ivoclar
  • RMGI (Resin Modified Glass Ionomer)
  • Fugi Cem Automix, GC America
  • Rely-x Luting Plus, 3M ESPE