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When taking the time to improve your oral health, it’s always important to make sure all teeth are clean, undamaged, properly restored, and accounted for. This means that if you have missing or lost teeth, they need to be filled in as soon as possible. Missing or lost teeth can continue to damage your smile by causing issues with your other nearby teeth. To replace a missing tooth, consider a prosthetic such as a dental bridge.

Your oral health often depends on oral health care treatments. To this end, you should always talk to your dentist about any dental damage in your smile and reverse any oral accidents or injuries with effective tooth replacements or restorations. If you have any lost or missing teeth, they can lead to severe oral ailments such as a sunken look in your facial structure, a weakened jawbone, tooth slippage, and gum destabilization. Furthermore, tooth decay can occur due to the fact that plaque buildup can hide in the voids left behind. To help keep your smile safe, a tooth replacement such as a dental bridge will be needed.

Dental bridges are highly effective tooth replacement options. Dental bridges, also known as fixed partial dentures, can improve the aesthetic of your smile as well and provide an additional level of durability as they can provide decades of support. Dental bridges can restore issues associated with missing teeth, including improving speech impediments and restoring the abilities to eat and chew properly. In addition, if you had any food restrictions with dentures after missing teeth, they can be removed once your smile is completed with a dental bridge.

Questions about dental bridge replacements? Now is the best time to visit the dentist office of Spencer Shelley, DDS for dental bridge replacements. Dr. Spencer Shelley and our team at our office in Onley, Virginia, is here to ensure you receive the dental bridge replacements to keep your smile in peak condition. We can be reached by calling us at 757-787-7000.