Full Gold restorations have routinely been used in the dental field for many years. They can be used for many restorations such as crowns, bridges, inlays/onlays, and consist of either non-precious or precious gold alloys. The Full Gold crowns key attribute is its longevity and significantly minimal risk of fracture. It is also very gentle on the opposing teeth, similar to natural teeth, as opposed to porcelain restorations. With high biocompatibility, no other restoration can deliver the dependable results of this material.
A shoulder prep is not needed, a mild chamfer or feather edge margins is adequate. For buccal, lingual, and occlusal reduction 1mm is ideal, but can go 0.5mm in some areas where further reduction is needed.