Have you or a loved one recently experienced tooth loss and are deciding which tooth replacement option is best for your needs? No matter the reason for the tooth loss, it can be overwhelming to make your final tooth replacement choice. While I do what I can to offer my recommendation and answer any questions you have, the final choice is yours to make. I want to take a few moments to explain more about some of the tooth replacement options I provide to my patients. You may be thinking that this doesn’t apply to you because you’ve never experienced tooth loss, but situations can change, and you could wind up needing this information in the future. Read on to learn more.
Have you recently experienced tooth loss and are trying to decide if a tooth replacement option is necessary? While this question may not pertain to you at the moment, you may experience tooth loss at some point in your life and have the same question. There are a number of reasons that tooth loss may occur, such as severe decay, trauma to the mouth, effects of medication or illness, and even aging. No matter the reason for your tooth loss, our answer regarding tooth replacement is always the same. Continue reading to learn our answer and the reasoning behind our response.