Fremont, CA area dentist describes implant-supported bridges
There are four primary options available for Fremont, CA area patients who are interested in repairing their smile after tooth loss or extraction, and these include:
- Full dentures
- Partial dentures
- Dental implants
Drs. Sambhav Jain, Arpana Gupta, and Shivani Gupta of the Center for Implant Dentistry can educate patients on the benefits and disadvantages of each restoration and work with individuals to determine which one is best for their specific needs and budget. In many cases, patients who want a permanent option for replacing several teeth in the dental arch but cannot affordable separate dental implants may be a great candidates for implant-supported bridges.
Implant-supported bridges are a great way for patients to address several teeth in a row. Bridges are made with crowns on each end, fused to pontics in-between to replace the missing teeth. This long restoration is often placed over the adjacent teeth for support. However, if patients are unable to do this, they may want to consider the placement of one dental implant to support one side of the bridge. This can also help in providing better stability.
Implant-supported bridges can be desirable in certain situations. This is why our team educates patients on all the ways they can repair their smiles, as there is no “one size fits all” solution for each unique case. Drs. Sambhav Jain, Arpana Gupta, and Shivani Gupta of the Center for Implant Dentistry can break down the ways in which the smile can be restored for function and beauty and then help patients in deciding which option is most appropriate for their specific needs. For many, it may be implant-supported bridges.
If you live in or around the Fremont, CA area and believe implant-supported dentures may be best for you, contact Drs. Sambhav Jain, Arpana Gupta, and Shivani Gupta of the Center for Implant Dentistry today to book a consultation appointment and examination with our team. We welcome new patients into our state-of-the-art practice, and can guide them through the process no matter which solution they choose for their smile.