When you have a missing tooth, it’s incredibly important for your overall oral health, jaw health, and face shape to get the tooth replaced as soon as possible. If you’re lucky, you’ll have several options to choose from when it comes to dental restorations, most notably a dental bridge or a dental implant. Which repair […]
People who have several missing teeth in one area of their mouth or who are missing an entire arch of teeth often choose to live with these absences so they can avoid full dentures. Unfortunately, dentures have gotten a bad reputation as unreliable and embarrassing. But that isn’t the only answer for replacing missing teeth.
If you’ve lost a tooth, it’s easy to assume you’re stuck with a missing tooth forever. But that isn’t the case. There are multiple ways to replace missing teeth, and your Arlington dentist can tell you right away what restorative dentistry solutions you’re eligible for based on the condition of your oral health and smile […]
Every single tooth in your mouth has an important job to do. Losing one to damage, extraction, or decay is a big deal and affects your entire oral health. While a missing front tooth may seem more dire than a missing molar, both are big problems. There are many reasons why you must replace a […]
One missing tooth is a problem. Many missing teeth is an even bigger problem. When your smile is not complete, you are faced with awkward issues every day. You may hide your mouth behind your hand when you smile, avoid speaking up, or keep a straight face for photos – all signs that your confidence […]
Missing teeth are a problem. Their absence interrupts the beauty of your smile, whether you’re missing a prominent tooth or a less noticeable molar, and interferes with the quality of your oral health. Dental implants have made tooth replacement easy and effective – but there are plenty more reasons to be thankful for this dental […]
Missing teeth are a problem. You have holes in your smile, obviously, and that can make you self-conscious and embarrassed. But there are also functional issues. You may have difficulty speaking, biting, or chewing. Plus, over time, the absence of teeth will affect your jawbone and the shape of your face. Missing teeth need to […]
There are several excellent options for replacing missing teeth. Depending on your preferences, jaw health, overall oral health, and budget, you and your Arlington dentist will discuss all viable dental restorations so you can have a complete smile that looks, feels, and functions naturally.
You may try to live with a missing tooth or a few missing teeth. But trying to conceal a dental problem by smiling with your lips closed or avoiding drawing any attention to your mouth takes effort. Wouldn’t it be easier to give a big grin whenever you want without feeling self-conscious? While there are […]
Dental work is meant to last for decades. If it’s been decades since you’ve had your work done, however, it may be time to replace what you have. Dental innovations are happening every day, which means there are more sophisticated tools and materials available to upgrade your old dental work, so you have a strong, […]