Should I seek a second opinion if I need a Maryland bonded dental bridge?

A Maryland bonded dental bridge can be a good solution for missing teeth, but you might want to get a second opinion before proceeding. It's possible that a traditional dental bridge might be a better choice, especially if the bridge will replace back teeth or molars. You might also want to consider implants to replace the missing teeth instead of a bridge. 

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How should I care for my dental bridge?
Dr. Saul N. Miller, DDSDr. Saul N. Miller, DDS
First, it depends what type of bridge is being discussed.  A removable partial denture, called a ...
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What is a removable dental bridge?
Jerry P. Gordon, DMDJerry P. Gordon, DMD
A removable bridge is also referred to as a partial denture. They are usually made with clasps that...
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What are the benefits of dental bridges?
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A bridge can help to restore your smile and help maintain the shape of your face, as well as allevia...
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How long do dental bridges last?
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A permanent dental bridge should last at least 5 years. I expect bridges I do to last at least 10 ...
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