How Do Dental Crowns and Bridges Work?
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Dental crowns and bridges are used to replace single or multiple
missing teeth and to give an aesthetic look to a chipped, broken, or cracked
tooth. It helps in restoring normal functions like eating, talking, and smiling.
are Dental Crowns and Bridges?
A dental crown is a fixed cap or a cover that is put
on a tooth. It is most commonly used in discolored, broken, heavily filled, or
cracked teeth. The dentists in India make use of metal, acrylic, resin,
porcelain, or gold crowns (in few rare cases).
A dental bridge is a structure that fills a gap created by
a missing or extracted tooth. It is most commonly used to replace a missing
tooth by taking the support of the adjacent teeth called the abutment teeth.
The false tooth is placed in between the abutment teeth.
does Dental Crown Work?
crown is used to cover a badly carious or damaged tooth. It helps in
strengthening the tooth and giving it an improved aesthetic appearance. The
crowns are selected on the basis of the location of the tooth and its function.
The tooth on which the crown is to be placed is given proper shape and then the
impression is taken to prepare the crown. A crown is generally recommended in
the following cases:
● To replace a
badly destructed tooth that has a large filling.
● Preventing a
weak tooth from getting fractured.
● Restoring a
● To cover a
● To cover a
discolored tooth or a tooth that is poorly shaped.
● To cover a
root canal treated tooth.
How does Dental Bridge Work?
the patient has one or more missing teeth, it is advisable to replace it with a
bridge. An empty space in the oral cavity cause rotation or shifting of the
adjacent tooth that results in a bad bite and improper positioning of the
teeth. There may be imbalance while chewing that may lead to gum diseases and
temporomandibular joint disorder.
bridge is placed by taking the support of the teeth on either side of the
missing tooth. The supporting teeth are called abutments and the missing tooth
that is being replaced is known as the pontic. The patient is given different
material choices that can be chosen for the bridge. The dentist in India can
help in taking the decision on the basis of the location of the missing tooth,
its use & functionality, and its aesthetic value. The abutment teeth are
prepared and given proper shape and the bridge is fixed by taking support from
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