Replacing Missing Teeth
Missing teeth impact not only the look of our smile and facial appearance but our ability to chew/digest our food, and our ability to speak properly. Missing one or more teeth can impact the remaining teeth, causing them to shift, often creating spaces for food to collect between the teeth that can lead to gum problems. As the teeth shift our bite (occlusion) changes impacting our jaw/joints that can lead to further problems. Replacing missing teeth as soon as possible will help reduce future problems.
There are a number of ways to replace missing teeth: