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Have you lost one or more teeth? Would you like to have your smile restored, both visually and functionally? Ask Dr. Richard Cavallaro about a dental bridge in Lemon Grove, California. A dental bridge can close a gap in your smile by replacing a missing tooth or teeth.

What are the advantages of dental bridges?
Dental bridges have many benefits. They prevent the remaining teeth from drifting out of place. A dental bridge can properly distribute your bite by replacing a missing tooth or teeth. Having a dental bridge placed can restore the appearance and function of your smile. A dental bridge can restore your ability to chew and speak properly and comfortably.

How do I take care of a dental bridge?
Maintain a solid, healthy foundation for your bridge by upholding your dental health. Be sure to brush your teeth twice a day, floss once a day, and keep your regular cleaning appointments at Lemon Grove Dental Group, Inc.

Will eating with a dental bridge be difficult?
Having a dental bridge should make eating easier, since the bridge replaces the missing tooth or teeth. Keep in mind that while you are adjusting to your new bridge, you should eat soft foods that are cut into small pieces.

How long will my dental bridge last?
The lifespan of your dental bridge depends on you. Your dental bridge can last from 5 to 15 years, or even longer, depending on how well you practice oral hygiene and keep your regular dental appointments.

For more information and to schedule an appointment with our dentist, call our dental office at 619-569-1925 today.