When you lose a tooth, it affects more than your appearance alone. The resulting gap can also:
- Create speech difficulties
- Prevent you from eating certain foods
- Put extra pressure on your remaining teeth, potentially causing premature wear or loss
- Cause experience jaw pain and headaches.
Adjacent teeth can also shift into the gap, causing gum issues, bite problems and even jaw bone degradation.
Ivory Dental Practice has several restorative solutions for replacing missing teeth. They include:
- Dental implants
- Full or partial dentures
The option that your dentist recommends will depend on how many teeth you have lost, your budget, and your aesthetic goals. Rest assured that we will come up with a solution that covers all bases while restoring your smile.