A dental bridge (fixed partial denture) is a prosthesis that is used to replace the missing teeth by taking support from the existing teeth or implants.

  • Necessity of extraction for hopeless teeth
  • Patients having teeth with not appropriate to restore with fillings
  • Presence of teeth with severe bone loss in order to increase stabilization
  • Patients seeking fixed prostheses
  • Patients who are not suitable for implant surgery
  • The preparation of your existing teeth will take 1 to 4 hours according to the comprehension of the treatment.
  • The temporary restoration will be inserted after the preparation.
  • The prosthodontist will produce the bridge within 2 to 7 days.
  • The possible discomforts caused by the placement of the bridge will be diminished within few days.

What you should do after surgery?

  • You should brush your teeth twice a day using a toothbrush suitable for you with a fluoride containing toothpaste.
  • Floss your teeth every day and clean the areas under the bridge according to the recommendations of your dental specialists.
  • Use a mouthwash regularly for your periodontal health, if necessary, according to the recommendations of your dental specialists.
  • Contact your dentist if you feel any changes or discomfort.