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replace existing bridge with an implant?

I have a 3 section bridge and the supporting tooth under has developed a cavity. My dentist said the bridge has to be destroyed. Should I replace it with a new bridge or an implant and two crowns option?
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Preimplant  tissue is more vulnerable to peri- implant infection than natural tooth.
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why more delicate maintenance for the implant?  everything else I read said that it is easier to floss than vs. the bridge? thanks!
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It depends on your financial affordability. Both treatment options are acceptable. However, implant may need more delicate maintenance.
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