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Bridges in Melbourne CBD

At Collins Dental Image, our dentists have the experience and expertise to help restore your smile, even if you have missing teeth. A fixed, dental restoration called a bridge is designed to fill gaps in your smile where you may be missing teeth.

We have the technology and skills necessary to provide a natural looking, functional dental bridge and make you smile, chew or speak with greater confidence.

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What Are the Benefits?

Inserting dental bridgeBridges are made of porcelain, sometimes with a metal substructure, and look like your natural teeth. Unlike a denture, this false tooth is fixed in place, providing a more natural restoration. It can also be a good alternative if a patient is not a good candidate for dental implants. Our experienced team will help you choose the best option for you.

What to Expect

We will assess the teeth on either side of the missing tooth to determine if they are healthy and strong enough to support your replacement tooth or teeth. Based on your examination and X-rays, Collins Dental Image dentists will recommend the best course of action to replace your missing teeth.

It takes two visits to place a bridge. On your first visit we prepare the adjacent teeth with to allow us to fix the dental restoration securely. A temporary bridge is placed on your teeth until your second appointment when the fixed, dental bridge will be cemented on to the prepared adjacent teeth.

Why Choose Collins Dental Image?

Our experienced dentists do a thorough assessment and are skilled in a wide range of treatment options, so they can give you sound recommendations for replacing missing teeth. We aim to build a longstanding relationship with each of our patients focused on oral health which means we work with our patients to help them choose treatments which will provide the best long term results. We are experienced in all types of tooth replacement options, which allows us to offer the full range of appropriate treatment options, not just a limited selection.

FAQ

Can I eat and drink with a bridge?

Yes, unlike dentures, this restoration is fixed in place and is not removable, and functions like your natural teeth, so you can eat and drink normally.

How long will it last?

Provided the teeth supporting the false tooth remain healthy, your restoration can last for a decades. Regular dental care and proper hygiene will extend the life of your restoration.

Book Your Appointment Today

If you think a bridge may benefit you, contact us today to schedule a consultation. We’d love to welcome you into our care.
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