Options for Congenitally Missing Teeth

missing teeth represented by puzzle

Some people have congenitally missing teeth; they were born without one or more permanent tooth under the gums. Others’ teeth came in, but left large gaps between teeth. These issues can cause physical and emotional problems, especially when the empty spaces are in the front of the mouth. In addition to a less-attractive smile, other […]

Why Do Dental Patients Choose Implant Surgery Instead of Bridges or Dentures?

dental implant model

In recent years, more dentists and oral surgeons have been suggesting dental implants for their patients. This is an option offered instead of bridges and dentures, which in previous decades had been the much more common suggestion. Why are we seeing a push toward dental implants? Here are five primary causes. You can enjoy a […]