What are the advantages of a fixed dental bridge?

Advantages of fixed bridges (a restoration that replaces or spans the space where one or more teeth have been lost) include:
  • look, feel and function like natural teeth
  • no need to remove from mouth for cleaning

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What is the use of dental bridges?
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Does a dental bridge change how I speak?
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What is a removable dental bridge?
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When does a removable dental bridge need to be repaired?
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