Crowns and Dental Bridges
A dental bridge is a device used to replace missing teeth. It attaches artificial teeth to adjacent natural teeth — also known as abutment teeth. Your dentist can create a fixed bridge, or they may make removable bridges. You can replace your missing teeth In one to three visits, ed.
REPLACING MISSING TEETH WITH DENTAL BRIDGES
There are multiple options for replacing a lost tooth, including implants, dental bridges, and removable partial dentures.
Your dentist can either a removable dental bridge or a dental bridge that permanently attached to your teeth. These are called fixed bridges.
DECIDING BETWEEN REMOVABLE AND FIXED BRIDGES
There are two ways that removable bridges can be attached to your teeth: The first way is with precision attachments. The second way they can be attached is with metal clasps. Removable bridges can be taken out and cleaned. However, fixed bridges offer more stability than removable bridges.
Your Midtown Dentistry dentist in Houston will apply fixed bridges by either bonding the artificial teeth directly to the abutment teeth or by placing dental crowns on the abutment teeth. To avoid damaging your teeth, only your dentist or another dental professional should remove fixed dental bridges.
REASONS WHY DENTAL BRIDGES ARE NECESSARY
There are several reasons to get a dental bridge, including:
- Possibility of gum disease
- Improve your appearance
- Make you look younger
- Stop speech disorders
CARING FOR YOUR DENTAL BRIDGE
A strict regimen of brushing and flossing will keep the bridge and surrounding teeth clean. I critical importance as the bridge relies on the neighboring teeth for support.
Your Options with Dental Bridges and Crowns
When it comes to dental bridges and crown, the problems and fears of the past no longer exist. Today’s technology doesn’t use any metal or silver caps. In this day and age, crowns and bridges are customs made at a lab using ceramic materials that look just like your teeth.
Our cosmetic dentists at Midtown Dentistry have mastered the art of crowns and bridges. They specialize in cosmetic dentistry and have the credentials and experience to perform all of your cosmetic procedures.
Look no further for a cosmetic dentist in Houston, Texas – you will not be disappointed with your experience with Midtown Dentistry.
- Dental Bridges last about 10 to 15 years
- Dental Implants last longer on average
- Looks very natural no black metal line
- Takes 2 to 3 visits
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