The office of Complete Family Dentistry has a variety of solutions to help restore the look and function of lost and damaged teeth. For many patients, crowns and bridges are great options.
A crown is a tooth-shaped cap that is bonded over a tooth to repair or replace it. Crowns strengthen and enhance the appearance of a natural tooth and can also act as a covering for a dental implant to replace a lost tooth. Crowns are also placed over a tooth that has undergone root canal therapy to protect it and prevent fracturing.
Our office offers high-quality porcelain crowns to protect and strengthen tooth structure and improve the overall appearance of your smile. Porcelain crowns can be used to:
Dental bridges consist of two crowns and one or more false teeth. They are used to replace missing teeth that are between healthy, natural teeth. When a missing tooth is replaced using a dental bridge, the healthy, adjacent teeth (called abutment teeth) are crowned in order to support the bridge.
There are numerous advantages of replacing a missing tooth with a dental bridge. A dental bridge can:
To learn more about crown and bridge restorations, contact our office at (954) 564-3244 for a consultation. We are conveniently located on Bayview Drive in Fort Lauderdale.