Full Cast Crowns

Full-Cast Crowns

Full-cast crowns are the dependable, classic option. We offer full-cast crowns in high-noble, noble, and base metals, from yellow gold to a silver palladium.

Porcelain Fused

Porcelain Fused to Metal

The original cosmetic restorations, our PFMs combine the sure foundation of biocompatible metals with the esthetic veneer of porcelain. We fabricate copings with high-noble, noble, and base metals, and the porcelains vary from traditional feldspathic to low fusing.

Captek Copings


Captek™ copings, fabricated from 88% 22K gold, allow for the perfect marriage of a metal composite and porcelain, esthetics and biocompatibility. The yellow gold copings help to stunningly recreate the vitality of the organic tooth, all the while resisting harmful oral and gingival bacteria.

IPS e.max

IPS e.max®

IPS e.max is an exceptional metal-free alternative. Pressed for the best marginal integrity, the all ceramic crowns achieve stunning esthetics and vitality without sacrificing strength. Even with its impressive flexural strength, IPS e.max remains kind to opposing dentition.

Full-Contour Zirconia

Full-Contour Zirconia

Dental Ceramics of Iowa City’s very own Full-Contour Zirconia is a high performance option. It’s awesome strength makes it a perfect restoration for any posterior indication when metal is not an option.

Layered Zirconia

Layered Zirconia

Dental Ceramics of Iowa City’s very own Layered Zirconia is virtually undetectable among natural dentition. We layer the zirconia crown with high-quality porcelain to mimic the vitality that is necessary for anterior restorations.



We can fabricate the necessary temporary for your patient. With several variations, we can accommodate any restorative case, though all our temporaries will be strong and esthetic.



Custom Strauman Implant Abutments

Custom Straumann® Implant Abutments

We fabricate Straumann® Custom Abutments with cutting edge CAD/CAM milling machines for the best emergence profiles. We wax each abutment on your model, scan it, then mill to certified Straumann® specs. Use with tissue level or bone level abutments. Each custom abutment is Straumann® certified.

Custom Abutments

Dental Ceramics Custom Abutments

Our abutment design center has the full capability to design and mill custom abutments for any implant system.