Porcelain Bridges

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If you have a missing tooth, a dental bridge may be a suitable option. Not only can a porcelain bridge be aesthetically pleasing, it can reduce the risk for periodontal disease, as well as return proper function to your bite. By having a bridge placed promptly after losing a tooth, you may be able to prevent other teeth from shifting out of position.

This type of restoration covers the place where one or more teeth are lost from the dental arch. Essentially, a dental bridge is a false tooth that is used to fill the area. Two porcelain crowns are created on either side of the false tooth to provide support. If the surrounding teeth already require crowns, a bridge may work well. And when a bridge is done by an expert cosmetic dentist like Dr. Jenny Miller, it will have a natural, translucent appearance. It will look just like your natural tooth.

Porcelain Bridge vs Dental Implant

Two of the leading treatments to replace a missing tooth are with a dental bridge or a dental implant. The best treatment for you depends on your situation.

Both treatments are are permanent and cannot be removed from the mouth.

Advantages of a Dental Bridge

Advantages of Dental Implants

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact our office to schedule a complimentary consultation. Dr. Miller will spend a few minutes with you personally and make recommendations based on your unique situation. There is no pressure to commit to treatment at this time. It’s simply an opportunity to gather more information and to help you determine what is best for you.