The consequence of missing teeth are extreme so we offer dental implants. If you’re suffering from missing teeth or ill-fitting dentures that rock and slip, you are probably aware of the negative impact it can have on your life. Not only is your smile compromised, but so is your ability to eat comfortably and enjoy your favorite foods, and to speak and smile with confidence. What you may not be aware of are the consequences that can arise when missing teeth are left missing for too long. Learn more below about the effects of missing teeth, and our best recommendation for replacing them with dental implants.
Consequences of Missing Teeth
When missing teeth are allowed to remain missing, there are many consequences ranging from aesthetics, to functionality, to oral health and beyond.
- Unsightly gap in your smile
- Difficult or painful to eat & chew
- Speech pattern may be effected
- Confidence suffers
- Surrounding teeth begin to move & shift
- Alignment is compromised
- Bite changes
- TMJ problems
- Gum tissue deteriorates
- Underlying jawbone deteriorates
- Sunken face appearance
A dental implant is a surgical component that interfaces with the bone of the jaw or skull to support a dental prosthesis such as a crown, bridge, denture, facial prosthesis or to act as an orthodontic anchor.
What are the benefits?
There are many benefits in replacing missing teeth or stabilizing dentures with dental implants.
- Keep other teeth from shifting
- Preserve alignment & bite
- Prevent gum tissue loss
- Prevent jawbone deterioration
- Stimulate new tissue & bone growth
- Secure restorations
- Enjoy eating again
- Regain normal speech patterns
- Clean & maintain like natural teeth
- Replace missing teeth
- Stabilize dentures
- Improved quality of life
- Confidence in a secure, complete smile
If you have any questions about dental implants, or would like to schedule a visit please contact us: www.deancosmeticdentistry.com 865-539-1119
New Patients Welcome *No Insurance? No Problem ask us about A Plan For Health #knoxvilledentist
Find out what others are saying: https://birdeye.com/dean-cosmetic-dentistry-center-14429751…
*Cerec -One Appointment Crowns “Over 25 years of great relationships.” #cereconevisitcrown😁