What are the differences between Implant and dental bridge?
The differences between dental implant and dental bridge based on expected benefit of the patient from treatment.
- Implant apply to maxilla (jaw bone), dental bridges apply to tooth surface.
- Implant is a modern method, dental bridges is a traditional method
- Implant has more durability and longer life than dental bridges
- Implant acts like original teeth, dental bridges’ structure can be change.
Type of Dental Bridges
There are 4 types of dental bridge treatments. Dentist will make a decision which type is most suitable for you after the medical examination.
Traditional Dental Bridges
These bridges fills the empty space connecting two bridges that located either side of missing teeth area. In traditional dental bridges, Teeth at either side will reshape to use them like abutments of the bridge. Dental bridge place to those teeth and process completed. Biggest advantage of traditional dental bridges, it provides a natural outlook.
Maryland Dental Bridge
Maryland dental bridge is another type of treatment and tooth that will restore the missing teeth area, attached to the teeth at either side of missing teeth area. This type treatment requires a artificial teeth. This type of treatment provide the patients a natural outlook and it is no longer required to reshape the healthy teeth at either side. However Come for cure does not recommend Maryland dental bridge because it is not as durable and strong as traditional tooth bridges.
Cantilever Dental Bridge
This type of treatment preferred by dentist in case the patient has only a tooth where located one side of missing teeth area. Therefore missing tooth is only supported by only one abutment teeth. This method is ideal if the canine tooth or tooth next to the canine tooth, are missing.
Implant Supported Dental Bridge
This type of dental bridge gives the best result when the patient lost one or more than his/her teeth. Reshaping of the healthy teeth at either side of missing teeth area, does not required in the dental bridge type. Method can be apply to any patient if the maxilla ( jaw bone) structure is appropriate for the operation. In this method, a biocompatible implant place to jaw bone and a crown place on it. Implant supported dental bridges are one of the most aesthetic dental bridges.
How long does a dental bridge last?
Life of a dental bridge can be shorter or longer depends on their care and area of use. Their life is also depends on type of dental bridge. Average life of dental bridge is between 5 and 15 years but life will be shorter without a hygienic and good care.
Dental Bridge Materials
Most common dental bridge material is porcelain to give best natural outlook to teeth. However dental bridge materials can be ceramic, silver or porcelain fused to metals.
Cost of Dental Bridge Turkey
Price in dental treatments can be different based on several factors. Dental bridge Turkey has cost advantages. Cost of Dental bridge treatments depends on material, number of missing teeth, and type of dental bridge. Come for cure offers you exclusive price advantages in dental bridges prices.