Bridges

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Fixed Bridges

Bridges are an excellent way to replace missing teeth.
* Bridge is a single appliance that usually attaches to two teeth on each side of the missing tooth.
* Bridges are constructed from accurate mold impressions.
* Bridges are very stable in the mouth and works similar to natural teeth.

 

 

Bridges – Commonly asked questions

When are bridges they needed?

If you lose one or more teeth a dental bridge may be required.

Why are bridges needed?

Because you have a missing tooth or teeth your remaining teeth may shift due to the open space in your mouth. As a result of the missing tooth or teeth your ability to chew and speak normally may be affected.

What does a bridge do?

A bridge replaces missing teeth with artificial teeth, eliminating the gap where those teeth had been.

How is a bridge placed?

The bridge is bonded onto surrounding teeth for support. Regardless of the type of bridge recommended, its success depends on keeping the surrounding teeth healthy and strong.

What is a dental bridge made of?

For ultimate form and function we typically recommend full porcelain bridges for our patients at Seton Dental Care.

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