Crowns and Bridges
Dental crown or bridges are an natural looking option to replace missing tooth or teeth.
It also prevents the potential consequences of leaving the space as it is.
What are the Advantages of having a Dental Crown or Bridge?
- If you are missing a tooth / teeth and does not have enough confidence to smile, a crown or bridge could fix this problem. Porcelain looks great and it matches the color of the natural teeth, it also prevents staining.
2. It is not removable
- A bridge is fixed in your mouth so you don’t have to worry about it falling while you are speaking or laughing. There is no need to take it out and clean it like a denture. You just have to follow a special cleaning instruction from your dentist.
3. Lasts for a long time
- Based on studies fixed bridgework, like individual crowns, is very predictable, durable and lasts a considerable length of time and it could even last a lifetime. Though it may sometimes come loose or fall out. With proper care and good oral hygiene, it is a good investment. To prevent damage to your new crown or bridge, avoid chewing hard foods, ice or other hard objects.
4. Quick and easy
- In order to properly install and fit a crown or bridge, you might be ask to have atleast two to three appointments to the clinic. This time will cove the preparation of the abutment up to the final fitting and installation. This is faster compared to having a denture or an implant.
5. Helps you speak properly
During speech, your tongue pushes against the back side of your upper teeth to achieve proper pronunciation. Missing teeth can quickly affect the way you talk.