The Cosmetic Benefits of Dental Bridges
Tooth loss is a challenge for everyone; whether it’s because of a sports injury, severe infection, or a planned extraction, it takes a physical, emotional, and psychological toll. It hurts to chew, you may be disappointed that you lost a tooth too soon, and your self-confidence suffers.
Fortunately, modern dentistry offers several solutions for tooth loss, and one of the most widely-used is dental bridges.
What a Bridge Does
A bridge is a dental prosthetic that is designed to restore function and appearance to your smile. It consists of two dental crowns with an artificial tooth or pontic suspended between them. The pontic sits in the space left by the missing tooth, and ...