Dental bridges

Bridge the Gap

What is a Dental Bridge?

Like crowns, bridges are cemented onto existing teeth or implants to provide a permanent solution to tooth loss. An effective alternative to dentures, they are cemented to the natural teeth on either side of the empty space to be filled. Much of the process of having a bridge fitted is similar to that of a crown. The teeth are prepared and then crowned to serve as anchors for the bridge.

What are the Benefits of a Dental Bridge?

A bridge can prevent bone loss, gum disease or decay caused by the presence of food debris in the gap and relieve pressure on the teeth either side of the gap. It will also improve your smile and your appearance.

Pain-free, fear-free Bridges for Nervous Patients

At the Parkway we take the concerns of nervous patients – and those who suffer from fear of the dentist –extremely seriously. A bridge maybe a straightforward form of dental treatment, but the anxiety which it can provoke in many patients is very real. We offer nervous and phobic patients the option of Local Anaesthesia, Sedation dentistry or General Anaesthetic for all dental procedures, depending on suitability. It is all part of the gentle, considerate approach which The Parkway is known for.

What’s the Cost?

  • Adhesive Bridges
    Consultation – Was £145 NOW £89
    Treatment starting from – £500
  • Bonded Bridges
    Consultation – Was £145 NOW £89
    Treatment starting from – £800

Who Will Treat Me?

Darren Owakee
Clinical Director, Specialist Oral Surgeon & Dental Surgeon
Qualifying BDS (Leeds) 1992 and FDS (RCS Eng) 1996, Darren is an accredited Specialist in Oral Surgery. He has a Diploma in Implant Dentistry (RCS Eng). Having been an ...
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Pam Norman
Dental Surgeon
Dr Pam Norman is a General Dental Practitioner who joined the Parkway family in February 2011 with over 30 years of treating NHS & Private Patients. Pam is President of ...
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Prash Vasudevan
Dental Surgeon
Prash Vasudevan Dr Prash Vasudevan obtained MFDS (RCS London) 2004. He has worked at Parkway Clinic since 2010, having worked in various Maxillofacial Units in the UK and in Private ...
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Mike Gray
Dental Surgeon
GDC :177943 Qualified BDS (Bristol) 2009 with the largest amount of academic prizes awarded to any one student. Completed MFDS (RCS Edin) 2011 and is one of a handful of British ...
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