Dental porcelain

This section benefits the reader by providing all information regading dental porcelain including the types, fabrication of ceramic crowns with the procedures involved and other related topics.


1. How is dental porcelain classified?

Dental porcelain is classified based on the firing temperatures as follows:

  • High Fusing 2350 – 2500 F
  • Medium Fusing 2000 – 2300 F
  • Low Fusing 1600 – 1950 F

Ref: Science of Dental Materials, Skinner, Prism books private limited,9th Edn,506