Bridges

Family Dentist in Athens

A dental bridge is used to replace a missing tooth or teeth. A tooth or teeth neighboring the missing tooth or teeth may be crowned, and used as anchoring teeth to support the replacement tooth. It is important to replace missing teeth to avoid shifting of surrounding teeth, which may lead to misaligned bite, TMJ and other problems.

Dental bridges are custom-made to match your natural teeth in color and overall appearance. They are made from mixtures of gold, metal, alloys or porcelain to ensure that they are strong and durable. With appropriate at home and professional care, your dental bridges may last for years.

Besides the aesthetic disadvantage of missing a tooth, if left untreated, structural changes to your mouth and jaw may occur, making it difficult to eat and speak properly.

Visit Our Athens
Dental Office

Athens Family Dentist

Dental Associates Near Me

Athens Location

105 S Hine St
Athens, AL 35611

(256) 232-1404

Our Athens
Dental News

Dentist in Athens

Dentist in Athens

5 Signs You Should Switch Dentists

September 26, 2022

Finding a new dentist can feel like a hassle. For this reason alone, many people continue to visit the same […]

More >>
Athens Dentist

What Causes Tooth Decay?

August 11, 2022

Tooth decay sounds like something that only happens to people who don’t take care of their teeth, but it can […]

More >>
Athens General Dentist Office