What Is a Gold Dental Crown? - Verywell Health
Nov 30, 2019· In dentistry, there are three main categories of crowns, all metal crowns, all porcelain crowns, and porcelain fused to metal (PFM). Gold crowns are a type of metal crowns. There is the option for a full gold crown made entirely of gold or a gold alloy. A gold crown may also come as a PFM, which is made from a combination of gold and porcelain.