What are Dental Bridges?
A bridge is a non-removable appliance that is designed to replace one or more missing teeth. The bridge is supported by natural teeth on either side of the missing tooth.
What are the Benefits of a Bridge?
There are a variety of reasons why a bridge can benefit a patient that is missing teeth. Some of the reasons include the following:
- Help restore your smile
- Restore the ability to chew and speak properly
- Help maintain the shape of your face
- Prevent remaining teeth from moving out of position
- Distribute your biting force properly by replacing the missing teeth