Although tooth loss is quite common, especially in seniors, most people don’t simply live with missing teeth. Modern dentistry gives you numerous dental options for restoring lost teeth and completing your smile. You could benefit from a natural-looking dental bridge if you’ve lost several teeth in a row. A preliminary dental exam from your Aurora, Illinois dentist, Dr. Khaja Mohsinuddin, can determine if a bridge is a good fit for you. If so, you can schedule dental bridge services at our Total Health Dental clinic.
Dental bridges are prosthetic teeth anchored to porcelain crowns fitted onto healthy adjacent teeth. Dr. Mohsinuddin will prepare the anchoring teeth by removing some enamel to accommodate the crowns. We’ll then take impressions of your mouth to custom-design prosthetics that fit comfortably and closely resemble the appearance of your natural teeth to give you a pleasing and natural-looking smile. Dental bridges can be made of metal, porcelain fused to metal, or ceramic material. We’ll explain the pros and cons of each and help you select the best option for you.
Losing multiple teeth can ruin your smile, especially if these teeth are highly visible, such as front teeth. A natural-looking bridge can restore your smile by filling the gap left by missing teeth. A dental bridge can also:
Working with an experienced dental bridge dentist like Dr. Khaja Mohsinuddin is key to getting quality bridge services tailored to your dental care needs. To schedule an appointment for dental bridge treatment, contact Total Health Dental in Aurora, Illinois, at (630) 822-9600.