A dental bridge is a dental restoration procedure undertaken to replace one or missing teeth by joining an artificial tooth to the adjacent teeth or implants. Looking to get dental bridges in Mississauga? Call Lakeshore Dentistry today.
It takes about two weeks for a patient to fully adjust to dental bridges. It is advisable to avoid hot and cold foods during this period. Using toothpaste for sensitive teeth in the first couple of days will help with the pain and discomfort.
Avoid hard food items such as popcorn kernels, chips and hard candies as well as cold food items such as milkshakes and ice cream to make the dental bridge last longer.
No, An initial visit to the dentist will see them prepare the tooth by removing a portion of the enamel for a crown to be placed over them. Once the impression is made, the dentist will place a temporary bridge till it heals for the permanent bridge to be cemented to its place.