What is a crown and bridge?

A crown  is a cap that is placed over the entire tooth that protects a tooth that requires more strength followed by a root canal or one that cannot be restored with basic filling material. A Bridge is used when one or more teeth are missing. A bridge is a grouping of interconnected crowns. It will replace missing theeth and support surrounding teeth. A Bridge is held in placed by 2 crowns on each side of the missing tooth.

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