What is a bridge on teeth?

Answer A bridge is dental implant that is used to fill in or "bridge" a gap between teeth when a permanent tooth is lost. Mainly used as a cosmetic procedure, a dental bridge offers some health benefits a... Read More »

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Can teeth bands work if you have a very large gap in your front teeth about 6mm or a quarter inch or is a bridge or veneers the only way to go?

Answer Sometimes when the space between the two central incisors is too large, orthodontics (braces) may be recommended. This usually will take approximately 18-36 months depending on the severity... Read More »

What is the difference between a bridge&an implant for teeth?

If you have lost teeth due to trauma or extraction, bridges and implants offer more than cosmetic benefits; they also maintain the position of your teeth and the stability of your bite. Deciding wh... Read More »

What is the difference between a suspension bridge&a cable-stayed bridge?

Suspension bridges and cable-stayed bridges look similar, but have significant differences in structure, purpose and construction. The Brooklyn Bridge and the Golden Gate Bridge are examples of sus... Read More »

What type of bridge is the Tower Bridge in London?

Designed by architect Horace Jones and completed in 1894, the Tower Bridge in London is an openable bascule bridge built in the Victorian Gothic style. It opens approximately 1,000 times per year, ... Read More »