A Permanent Bridge replaces one or more missing
teeth. A Bridge will:
- Keep teeth from drifting into the space created from
a missing tooth
- Help preserve normal function and normal bite for the
A Permanent Bridge is usually anchored to the
teeth on both sides of the space from the missing tooth. This
gives the bridge strong support. Brushing a bridge is no different
than brushing natural teeth, but special flossing instructions
are given to keep the bridge and surrounding tissue healthy.
After - Bridge and Crown
A Permanent Bridge is permanently bonded in
place, unlike a Partial Denture (sometimes called a "Removable
Bridge"), which is removable.