Dentist in Ocean, NJ
Bridge the Gap
If you’re missing one or more teeth, you may notice a difference in chewing and speaking. There are options to help restore your smile.
Bridges help maintain the shape of your face and relieve the stress in your bite by replacing missing teeth.
Sometimes called a fixed partial denture, a bridge replaces missing teeth with artificial teeth, looks great, and literally bridges the gap where one or more teeth may have been. The restoration can be made from gold, alloys, porcelain or a combination of these materials and is bonded or cemented onto surrounding teeth for support.
Unlike a removable bridge which you can take out and clean, a fixed bridge can only be removed by a dentist.
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