Are you missing a tooth or a row of teeth? If so, dental bridges may be for you! A dental bridge is a fixed replacement tooth, which means that it is not removeable and made to mimic your natural teeth. When you visit the dental practice of Jacob S. Miller, DDS for a dental bridge in Grand Rapids, Michigan, we will ensure that your replacement teeth blend with your natural teeth so you can continue to smile with confidence. Please feel free to call our office today at 616-364-7039 to schedule your appointment with our dentist and see if a dental bridge is right for you!
If you are missing one tooth or multiple teeth in a row, we may recommend a dental bridge to restore your smile. A bridge is a fixed dental restoration, meaning it is non-removable. The dental bridge is anchored in place through the use of two dental crowns, which are custom made to fit your smile and are placed on the teeth or dental implants next to the space left by the missing tooth. These crowns hold the artificial tooth in place to restore your smile, ensuring that your restoration will not easily shift or come loose. It typically requires only two visits to our practice to complete the dental bridge. Dental bridges are designed to last for many years and to restore the function, beauty, and health of your smile.
Our dentist may recommend a dental bridge to improve your smile by:
- Restoring your ability to speak, eat, and chew as normal
- Alleviating excess stress on the bite
- Improving the shape and volume of your face
- Replacing an unwanted removable partial denture
- Preventing the remaining natural teeth from moving out of position
- Enhancing the appearance of your smile
We will help you determine whether a custom dental bridge is the right choice for restoring your smile after tooth loss. For more information, please call or visit us today.