Zirconium oxide is mainly used as a ceramic material.
If base (carrier) for crowns and bridges in dental technology. This base is then provided with porcelain fused with which the teeth are formed. Zirconium, as such, are increasingly replacing gold and other metals.
The use of zirconium, which has achieved in other areas of medicine successes is used in dental technology and dentistry as an alternative to metal / porcelain and has opened new doors and opportunities. We speak of a new era. Because porcelain coating with zirconium substructure, it allows us to achieve an aesthetic and functional level very close to the natural teeth because they are not opaque and therefore not cause any problems and allergies.