What Are the Types of Dental Bridges?

Watch this video by Dr. Bruce Fine, an experienced New Jersey implant dentist, as he explains the different styles of bridges and how they are placed.

There are various types of dental bridges available to address different situations. First, there’s the traditional dental bridge used when you have a single missing tooth. In this case, we place crowns on the adjacent teeth and a crown to replace the missing tooth, creating a single unit. On the other hand, an implant-supported bridge offers remarkable advantages over a tooth-supported bridge. While a tooth-supported bridge can last a long time, it can also pose risks to the supporting teeth.

With an implant-supported bridge, we place dental implants and can affix the bridge on the same day, providing a more secure and stable solution. Dental bridges can also be used when you’re missing all of your teeth, replacing all of them with a single bridge that functions similarly to your natural teeth. It’s like having your own teeth restored. If you’re interested, please don’t hesitate to contact us, and we’ll be happy to discuss these options further with you. Have a great day.

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Hailing from Wayne, NJ, Dr. Bruce Fine is deeply rooted in our community. He is an alumnus of Lafayette Elementary School, Anthony Wayne Junior High, and Wayne Valley High School. Subsequently, he pursued his higher studies at Muhlenberg College in Allentown. In 1984, Dr. Fine earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Georgetown University School of Dentistry. Three years later, in 1987, he founded his private practice, Fine Dental Care.

Outside of his professional responsibilities, Dr. Fine passionately offers his expertise to the community.

Additionally, he is actively involved with the Boys and Girls Club and volunteers for the CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) in Wayne, NJ.

We invite you to experience the exceptional care of Dr. Fine and our skilled team at Fine Dental Care. Reach out to us to book your next dental appointment.

Dr. Fine’s extensive experience extends to being an Invisalign provider for over a decade. Committed to lifelong learning, he undertakes more than 75 hours of continuous education annually, focusing on areas like Mini Dental Implants, Invisalign, Cosmetic Dentistry, Laser Dentistry, and Pinhole Gum Rejuvenation. Notably, Dr. Fine pioneered the Pinhole Surgical Technique on the east coast and has been proficiently handling All-on-X dental implants for over a decade.

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