People often do not replace missing teeth because they can’t be bothered or don’t want to spend the money. However, in the long run it ends up costing much more time, money, pain, and hassle than they imagined.
Most Adults age 35-49 are Missing an Average of Seven Teeth
When a person does not replace a missing tooth, surrounding teeth start to go bad and decay. This results in intense pain. It will be difficult to eat and they may experience severely increased sensitivity to cold which will cause pain every time they drink. Next, other teeth will chip and fall out. Because that first missing tooth teeth around it will become loose and deteriorate.
Ways to Replace Missing Teeth
Replacing missing teeth is extremely important and not extremely complicated. Teeth can be replaced with an implant, a bridge, or a full to partial denture. Implants are often used to replace a single missing tooth in the front of the mouth. Dental bridges are commonly used to replace single missing teeth, most often in the back of the mouth. Dentures are used to replace multiple missing teeth. A caring, experienced dentist will consult with you to determine the best option for you.
Where to Go For Help
Our team at Dr. Urszula Barrios’ dental clinic in Guelph would love to help you look and feel your best. We have highly trained staff members with years of experience. Give us a call today so we can schedule the appointment that will get you out of pain and on the right track to having an amazing smile again.
Take the first step; call us today.
Dr. Urszula Barrios