Dental Bridges in Bel Air, MD
A bridge is a fixed replacement for a missing tooth or teeth. It’s made by taking a digital impression of the surrounding teeth, which will eventually support the bridge. A bridge is usually created from solid Zirconia and will be fixed in your mouth (unlike dentures, which can be removed).
Measurement, imaging and fabrication of a bridge generally requires two appointments.
Insurance coverage: Yes; coverage varies based on carrier and plan
Number of Dental Appointments: Two to three
Results: One to two weeks
Side Effects/Risks: Sensitivity, loose or collapsed bridge, removal of natural tooth structure, infection, allergic reaction
Replacement Treatment Needed: Eight to 15 years