Dental Bridges Wirral from McGrath Dental & Implant Clinic


All of our Dentists here at McGrath Dental & Implant Clinic have been offering dental bridges for many years and have the skill and experience to ensure only the best level of patient care. If you’re considering a dental bridge or would like to speak to book an appointment with one of our Dentist, please contact us on 0151 329 2888 or use the link above.

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The benefits of a bridge

A bridge could be a great option to restore your smile

- A bridge will support the false tooth or teeth, and reduce the susceptibility of remaining teeth to decay and gum disease.

- A bridge will prevent your remaining teeth from drifting into the empty space, as well as to restore the appearance of your smile

- A bridge can delay or mitigate the need for an implant

You will need to clean your bridge and the false tooth or teeth it supports every day. Your dentist will show you how to use a bridge needle or special floss to ensure your bridge is thoroughly clean. To prevent damage, it’s best to avoid chewing hard foods and ice. By taking good care of your bridge, you can ensure it will last for many years.

Why might I need a bridge?

A bridge is a replacement for one or more missing teeth and is a good solution if you don’t have many missing teeth, or if your missing teeth are all on one side of your mouth. A bridge is made up of two or more crowns that fit to teeth on either side of the gap, which serve as anchors, along with a false tooth in-between. It is important to replace missing teeth to prevent your remaining teeth from drifting into the empty space, as well as to restore the appearance of your smile.

Your McGrath Dental dentist will examine your teeth and jaw at your first appointment to evaluate the best course of action. If you have strong enough teeth with good bone support then a bridge could be a great option to restore your smile.

An impression will be taken of your mouth, from which a plaster model will be built of your teeth and gums to enable your dentist to understand how your teeth bite together. Your teeth will then be prepared so that the bridge will fit: the teeth either side of the gap need to be reduced in size to fit the fixings and accommodate the bridge comfortably.

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