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Three Main Reasons Why You Might Need a Dental Bridge

Posted on 10/11/2021 by JP Dental & Implant Center
Three Main Reasons Why You Might Need a Dental BridgeDental bridges are highly effective at replacing the missing teeth in your mouth. They look and function almost like natural teeth. Apart from that, they can also bring you a more healthy-looking smile. But the question is, how can you tell if it is necessary for you to get one?

It is Hard for You to Chew and Eat Food

Tooth loss can cause a number of problems to the way you eat. It can become harder for you to chew and enjoy your favorite foods. It can also lead to other dental problems such as gum damage and pain while eating. If you suspect that it has become more difficult for you to eat, be sure to consider a dental bridge as one of your options since they can help fill in the gaps that are in your jaw and make it more comfortable for you to eat.

Difficulty in Speaking

Teeth loss can also make it more difficult for you to pronounce certain words or phrases. If you tend to experience this kind of problem, we recommend that you get a dental bridge. Although it might have an effect on your speech at first, it will eventually help you bring back your normal speech. Some patients might also get a slight lisp after the procedure, but it usually goes away as the recovery phase comes to an end.

Maintaining the Natural Look of Your Face

Missing teeth can further lead to bone loss in your jaw. If left untreated, it can cause a major change in your facial structure and oral health. Fortunately, a dental bridge can also help you prevent all these from happening. With the right amount of dental care and good oral hygiene, a dental bridge can be a long-lasting solution to some of your dental problems. To know more, contact our office today for more information on dental bridges.


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