Dental Bridge Leesburg
Dental Bridge | Tooth loss may occur due to decay, injury, and periodontal disease. Fortunately, patients may choose a bridge to replace one or more adjacent tooth. This teeth replacement option consists of a dental crown at each end with a pontic tooth in the middle. A dental bridge can be attached to existing teeth or dental implants depending on the patient’s needs. Overall, teeth replacement is essential to maintain good oral health. Speak to us today and discover if a dental bridge is right for you.
Dental bridges offer the following benefits:
- Smile restoration
- Chewing improvement
- Speaking improvement
- Prohibits remaining teeth from shifting
- Decreases risk of decay and periodontal disease
What is a dental bridge?
A bridge is a tooth replacement option. It has a dental crown at each end with a pontic, or false, tooth in the middle. Patients can either have it attached to existing teeth or dental implants. A bridge can last up to 15 years with proper dental care. Many patients prefer a bridge due to its low maintenance requirement.
How do I care for my bridge?
Your bridge requires regular dental hygiene maintenance. Patients need to brush their teeth at least twice a day. Floss daily and eat a healthy diet. As always, maintain your dental exams and cleanings. In addition, avoid biting on hard food and candy. It could damage your bridge. Should you notice any damage, contact us right away.
Contact us today.
Replacing missing teeth is very important to maintain a health smile. Patients are encouraged to contact us to schedule an exam and consultation. Call (571) 789-1230 or book online. You may also visit the office at 552 Fort Evans Road, Suite 100 Leesburg, Virginia 20176. New patients are always welcome. Our dental office also accepts most insurances.