Who will benefit from a bridge?

Bridges are often recommended when adjoining teeth need treatment. There are different types of bridges; they can be attached to implants or to existing anchor teeth in both ends of the bridge – or just in one end. All types will form a bridge between teeth – as the name implies.


A. Replace one or more teeth

If you need one or more teeth, many people would prefer having implants and crowns. However, implants require a solid bone structure. When implants are impossible, a bridge may be the best solution, as they can be attached to existing teeth.


B. Prevent teeth from moving into the empty space

An empty space after a lost tooth will slowly be occupied by the adjacent teeth. This can cause a troublesome bite, as the moving teeth will no longer fit with the teeth in the opposite jaw. A bridge can keep the teeth in their right position while filling the gap between them.

<< previous: Bridge Next: Advantages by having a bridge

Pages in this article

Who will benefit from a bridge? <<
Advantages by having a bridge
The treatment and materials used
Is a bridge treatment painful and uncomfortable?
Maintenance and alternative treatment
Bridges abroad

Related article:

See all articles

Text : [Artikkel_bund]

Find a Dentist abroad
(c) Copyright 2004 OuchMyTooth

Dentists France - Dentists Germany - Dentists Thailand - Dentists Turkey - Dentists Sweden - Dentists Tenerife - Dentists Czech Republic - Dentists Poland - Dentists Spain - Dentists Hungary

Bridge, dental implants, crown

Find a dentist in:

Subscribe to the newsletter


20 % suffer from bad breath
New American trend
New clinic in Prague
New clinic in Alanya
New rules makes it harder to finde NHS dentist
Optician in Poland
stoneage dentistry
Looking for affordable dentistry?
We have found the dentists for you

Patient to patient

My Story

About OuchMyTooth

Contact OuchMyTooth
How to use OuchMyTooth
Requirements for clinics
Who is OuchMyTooth?
For dentists only


Root canal treatment
Amalgam removal
Orthodontic treatment
Cosmetic dentistry
Tooth anatomy
Frontpage > Treatments > Bridge >  

Who will benefit from a bridge?

Recommend this Website Send page to a friend Print