Bridges

BridgesWhen multiple crowns are fused and fabricated together to provide a fixed replacement for missing tooth or teeth it is termed as a Bridge. Bridge is fabricated by placing crowns on the teeth adjacent to the gap created by missing teeth and joining all of them together. For a Bridge to succeed the supporting have to be healthy and even root canal treated teeth can be used for support. They are fabricated by using any crown type as mentioned:

  • Porcelain Fused to Metal (Ceramic – Tooth Colored Crown)
    • Non Precious Metal Alloy (Nickel-Chrome)
    • Semi Precious Metal Alloy (Silver-Palladium)
    • Precious Metal Alloy (Gold Captek)
  • Metal Free All Ceramic Zirconia Crowns from 3M Lava, Dentsply Cercon.
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