Replacing missing teeth can be daunting and sometimes confusing. You may have heard of dental bridges and partial dentures, but what exactly are they and what makes them different? Your Park Ridge dentists, Dr. Maria and Dr. Thanasi Loukas, would like to clarify your options so you can make an educated choice about your restorative… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Dental Bridge
A dental bridge is one of many options for replacing your missing teeth. It literally bridges the gap created by lost teeth. A bridge consists of two crowns on either side that support the dental prosthetic. The crowns are anchored to the abutment teeth, which are physically modified natural teeth that accommodate the dental bridge…. Read more »
Losing a tooth can be an ordeal. After all, a gap in your smile is embarrassing and finding time to see the dentist can wreak havoc on your schedule. However, tooth loss hurts both the health and appearance of your smile. To return your smile to full function and health, we may recommend a dental bridge.