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Do you have questions about dental bridges? If so, our dentist, Dr. J. Kenneth Carver, is happy to help you find the answers you’re looking for. The more you know, the better, especially because knowing the facts and information about dental bridges can help you decide if the treatment is right for you. To help you know more, our dentist is happy to answer commonly asked questions about dental bridges, which are:

Q: What are dental bridges?
A: Dental bridges are restorations that are made of two dental crowns and one or more false teeth. The dental crowns are on both sides of the restoration while the false teeth lie in the middle. The bridge looks just like natural teeth.

Q: How do dental bridges stay in the mouth?
A: The dental crowns on both sides anchor to the remaining natural teeth in the smile. Your dentist will trim the surrounding teeth and the crowns will fit perfectly over them.

Q: What can dental bridges do for me?
A: Bridges can restore the smile, give you the ability to properly chew and speak, maintain the shape of your face, give you the force you need in your bite, beautify your smile and more.

If you have any questions or if you would like to know more about dental bridges in Kingsport, Tennessee, please contact Kingsport Dentistry at 423-247-5175. Our dental team is here to help you in any way we can, and we look forward to talking with you!