Are used to replace missing teeth. A bridge offers a fixed solution to replace a missing tooth. The bridge is attached to one or more teeth adjacent to the space. Bridges can be used at the front and back of the mouth. Bridges can be made from the same materials as crowns, all ceramic, porcelain bonded to metal and metal only. They can be used to restore small to medium size spaces.
Bridges offer many benefits including
- restoring function,
- improving and restoring aesthetics
- stabilising the teeth and bite
- maintaining face height
- preventing cheeks and lips sinking in