There’s something about a great smile. We can’t help but smile back when we see one. As we age, we are more likely to lose one or more teeth due to natural degeneration of the bone structure. Also, if we play high-contact sports without wearing a mouth guard, we can lose one or more teeth.
Dental bridges function to close gaps created by missing teeth. A typical dental bridge has two crowns placed on either side of the missing tooth. They may be placed on real teeth or dental implants. An artificial tooth called a pontic is used to replace the missing tooth. Materials for dental bridges may be made out of
If you have missing or damaged teeth, you may be wondering which dental procedures are right for your specific needs. The short answer is that everybody is different, so it depends on your needs. Only a qualified dentist can accurately evaluate your oral health and determine what course of treatment is a good fit. At
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