Tooth capping and bridging. Any suggestions?

hi one of my molars got completely broken the doctor said it will require my two other teeth , that is, on in front and one at the back of the chipped teeth to be root canaled to make a bridge. Is it not possible to just have one artificial tooth in its place or something?

Doctor Answers 1

Bridge or No Bridge

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In this day and age, when a tooth is lost that is in between 2 teeth we try to not grind down the teeth next to the space to make a bridge. An implant can be placed where the tooth was and that will replace the tooth without touching the neighboring teeth.

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