Why We Recommend Replacing Missing Teeth
Missing teeth might not seem like a big deal if no one can see the gap when you smile. But missing teeth can cause a chain reaction of oral health problems when left untreated, which is why we offer both dental implants and bridges in our Somerset dental office to restore the function and appearance of your smile.
Missing Teeth – More Than Just Cosmetic
When tooth loss occurs, your smile is at risk for bone loss, malocclusion (bite misalignment), and additional tooth loss. Here’s why:
Resorption – Bone Shrinking
When you lose a tooth, the underlying bone begins to shrink because it is no longer needed. By opting for a dental implant, which ...