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.
Getting a tooth pulled is more involved than just giving a good tug. Though your Arlington dentist does everything possible to save your natural tooth, sometimes a tooth extraction is necessary to maintain good oral health, or at least get you on the path to healthy teeth and gums.
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 […]