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Why is it Important to Replace Missing Teeth?

If you have recently lost one or more teeth, why is it important to replace missing teeth?  Many of our patients at San Diego Prosthodontics have asked us this question. To begin with, loss of teeth has an effect on your overall oral health and appearance.  Remaining teeth in your mouth will shift to fill […]

Fixed Dental Prosthesis or Dental Implant-Supported Crown?

If you are missing a tooth, there are many factors to consider when creating a treatment plan to replace your tooth. There are two accepted therapeutic approaches, either a fixed dental bridge or an implant-supported dental crown, which both offer reasonable solutions for patients. Making a complex decision requires the consultation of an experienced clinician, […]

Caring for your Dental Bridge

Caring for Your Dental Bridge             Dental Bridges Need Regular Cleaning When you have a dental bridge, it is very important to keep the adjacent teeth and gums healthy so they can continue to provide support for the bridge. Initially, it may be challenging to keep your bridge and the […]