You may notice a difference in your speech or chewing after losing one or more of your teeth. Bridges can help to improve your speech, chewing, and your smile.
Dental bridges replace the lost tooth with an artificial tooth that helps to fill in the gap or “bridge” the teeth together. The neighboring teeth, often dental crowns, provide support for the bridge attachment.
Additionally, dental bridges provide the following:
All bridges depend on its foundations. It’s important to maintain strong and healthy teeth. Dental bridges can last up to 15 years or longer with good oral hygiene and regular check-ups.