What are missing teeth?
Missing teeth are not at all a disease. It is a developmental abnormality where some of the permanent teeth stop growing. However, it is the result of tooth decay, poor nutrition, and gum disease. With the help of proper treatment, this problem can be overcome and can be treated.
What are the Causes of Missing Teeth Problems?
1) Missing teeth is seen due to tooth decay problems, poor nutrition, or gum disease.
2) Chewing is one of the problems due to missing teeth and causes lots of pain while eating.
3) Shifting Teeth is also due to missing teeth.
4) Due to a speech difficulty you may feel embarrassed and have low confidence.
5) Bone loss in the jaw and face is also caused due to missing teeth, and it weakens the area.
What are the treatments for Missing Teeth?
Removable Partial Denture:
Are you frustrated and embarrassed with missing teeth problems? Have you heard about removable partial dentures? It is one of the best treatments for missing teeth problems. In this treatment, metal clasps help to stay in the mouth, but these metal clasps are visible when you speak or smile. One major disadvantage is it uncomfortable and may move when talking or eating. It is also a very economical treatment.
Dental Implants are miraculous and a good fit for any missing teeth problems. Implants help in replacing missing teeth or teeth that are decayed or damaged. You can custom-designed the teeth just like your natural teeth, and it lasts for a long. Implants are just like natural teeth and can be brushed and flossed every day.
Do you know that a dental bridge consists of artificial teeth? Bridges treatment is one of the good options for missing teeth. However, this frame is supported with implants or healthy teeth by crowns. This treatment is used to replace a single tooth in the front of the mouth.
We hope you have got some glanced at the treatments for missing teeth. Our dentist can advise you on which option is best for you after examining your teeth, gums, and jawbone. It is essential to tell your doctor if you are suffering from any underline diseases or diabetes. If still you are confused about the best treatment for your teeth, do consider us. We will be happy to provide you with the best guidance.