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A 24-year-old male asked:

can you have a dental bridge in the lower jaw first molar when there's bone loss in the gap of missing tooth?

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
Yes, you can: If there is not enough bone to support a dental implant in that area, you can either have bone grafting to allow for an implant or you can have a fixed bridge fabricated.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Yes you can: replace missing tooth with bone loss. In this case the fix bridge with sanitary pontic (a pontic which does not touch the edentulous ridge) is recommended.

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