Zirconium is a
first-class-performance ceramic which is available now in the
dental field with excellent biological characteristics.
Keywords for zirconium ceramics:
1-Biocompatible: no reactions with the mouth tissues, no allaergies,no irritation that was sometimes induced with the metal-ceramic crown and bridge work.
2-Extremely strong and durable: it is very rigid and resistant to bitting pressure.
3-Highly esthetic: it is ideal for use in frontal area, no dark line shows, high translucency and the light response is typical of natural teeth.