When someone has a missing tooth, a bridge might be necessary in order to fill in the space. All too often, people neglect to see the potential future damage that could occur if a bridge is not placed. Over time, teeth may shift and the entire bite can become out of alignment. Utilizing a bridge prevents this from occurring.
To put it simply, a bridge is two crowns which are connected by a fake tooth. A bridge is a permanent, non-removable solution to a missing tooth that is cemented in place. It is one of two options for replacing a missing tooth, the other being dental implants.
Don’t just take our word for it – sometimes a picture says it all. Bridges can boost your smile and maintain tooth alignment, just view some of the example below: