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bridge replaces one or more teeth.
To put in a bridge, the
dentist will prepare and shape the teeth on both sides of the missing tooth.
The bridge consists of the replacement tooth and two crowns (caps) on each
side. The crowns will fit over the prepared teeth to support the replacement
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerSarah Marshall, MD - Family MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerSteven K. Patterson, BS, DDS, MPH - Dentistry
Current as ofAugust 9, 2016
Current as of:
August 9, 2016
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Steven K. Patterson, BS, DDS, MPH - Dentistry
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