What are dental bridges?

A bridge is a non-removable dental restoration that can be used to replace a single missing tooth or multiple teeth in a row. Most often, the dental bridge is fixed in place by attaching two dental crowns to the neighboring natural teeth. The pontic tooth, or artificial tooth, is attached to the two crowns that hold it in place. The dental bridges that Dr. James Feldman and Dr. Steven Feldman create are carefully constructed to match your existing teeth, restore chewing function and give you a beautiful smile. For your convenience, dental bridges can be completed in as little as two or three visits to our office.

Do I need a dental bridge?

Our dentists might suggest that a dental bridge is a good option for you if you are missing one or more teeth. A dental bridge can:

  • Restore your ability to talk and eat normally
  • Alleviate stress on your bite
  • Improve the shape and volume of your face
  • Prevent the remaining teeth from shifting
  • Improve the aesthetics of your smile

When you have a missing tooth, our knowledgeable dentists will help you determine if a dental bridge is a good option for you. Please contact Feldman Dentistry today at 202-362-8412 for more information about dental bridges in Washington, DC.

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