Dental Bridges- Scottsdale AZ
Scottsdale - Phoenix - Arizona
A dental bridge, meant to replace the gaps left by one or more missing teeth, is customized to each patient's mouth. When a tooth is missing other teeth may drift so it is essential to place a replacement tooth as soon as possible. The empty gap left from missing teeth may cause several problems. Teeth may drift into the space changing your bite; this changed bite may result in sore jaws, gum disease, or decay. The bridge is prepared with prosthetic teeth spaced according to the gaps. The natural teeth that surround the gap are set up with crowns that hold the bridgework in place. The material used to prepare any patients crown and bridge would depend Dr. Alverson's evaluation of a patients desired results, their gum tissue, and the patients existing oral healthcare habits.