Even the loss of a single tooth can have a huge impact on your mouth. Aside from aesthetics, simple tasks like eating and talking can become challenging. At Colin M. McKinney, DMD, we understand the importance of replacing missing teeth so that you can smile with confidence. We offer several restorative options for missing teeth, including getting you a dental bridge.
Anterior Dental Bridge
A missing incisor or canine tooth can be far more noticeable than a missing back tooth. When you are missing one or multiple teeth in the front of your mouth, Dr. Colin M. McKinney and Dr. McKinney may recommend anterior dental bridges.
Anterior dental bridges are fixed prosthetic devices that are fixed into place by implants or cemented into place with the help of existing teeth to cover the gap where a natural tooth once stood. Anterior bridges are usually made of ceramic materials or porcelain fused with metal, but some are made with gold and alloys.
Why Do You Need an Anterior Dental Bridge?
A missing tooth in the front of your mouth can have huge dental consequences for you. These include:
Benefits of Anterior Bridges
Anterior bridges can:
If you have missing teeth in the front of your mouth, getting anterior bridges may be a viable option for you. To schedule an appointment, call us at (772) 266-2223 today.