Traditionally crowns, onlays, inlays or dental veneers were multiple step procedures that involved a great deal of waiting. CEREC Same-Visit Crowns creates ceramic restorations within minutes in the dental office. This means that many treatments can be completed in just a single visit.
CEREC is comprised of several computer-assisted design (CAD) tools and a milling machine that creates custom ceramic restorative devices. CEREC can make almost any restoration to order allowing our doctors to place it immediately.
The CEREC System is sometimes called a CAD-CAM system. CAD-CAM means Computer Assisted Design and Computer Assisted Milling. The CEREC system has three major components: