Missing Front Tooth

missing front tooth treatmentYour front teeth make up the most important component of your overall beauty and facial appearance. Light colored, healthy natural teeth provide charming smiles and esthetic tooth display during everyday activities involving opening your mouth. Missing or lost natural front teeth can ruin your smiles. Prevention is the best solution for increasing the lifetime of your natural healthy teeth. Once lost, their replacement can be time consuming, costly and damaging to adjacent natural teeth. Tooth loss has been considered as oral handicap and results in loss of self esteem, confidence and efficiency at work in offices as well during presentations and lectures in university life.

Highly experienced and skilled 24 hours emergency cosmetic & restorative dentists at Emergency Dentist of Albuquerque puts special emphasis regarding complete preventive guidance regarding longevity of natural front teeth and management of ideal artificial tooth replacements following tooth loss.

Q. WHAT ARE THE COMMON REASONS OF TOOTH LOSS?
A. Loss of natural human teeth usually occurs due to the following conditions,
• Tooth decay,
• Dental caries,
• Accidents,
• Trauma,
• Injuries,
• Gum infection,
• Periodontal diseases,
• Cancer.
Q. WHAT ARE THE VARIOUS OPTIONS FOR REPLACEMENT OF LOST AND MISSING NATURAL TEETH?
A. Missing and lost natural teeth can be replaced with artificial means such as,
• Removable dentures,
• Fixed dental bridges,
• Dental implants.
Q. WHY DENTAL IMPLANTS ARE PREFFERED OVER FIXED DENTAL BRIDGES FOR REPLACING LOST FRONT TEETH?
A. Following are the benefits of dental implants when compared with fixed dental bridges,
• Dental implants act as natural tooth’s root,
• These provide tactile sensation and impart natural feeling as natural human teeth,
• These provide an ideal emergence profile and look like emerging within the socket bone like natural teeth,
• Make up biological connection with socket bone tissues,
• These do not require damage to and removal of adjacent healthy natural tooth structure,
• These help in providing better chewing, biting and efficiency as compared to dental bridges.
Q. WHAT WILL HAPPEN IF MISSING TOOTH SPACES ARE LEFT UNREPLACED FOR LONG TIME DURATION?
A. Empty tooth spaces for prolonged time duration can lead to,
• Compromised smile,
• Poor overall appearance,
• Loss of confidence and self-esteem,
• Difficulties in speech,
• Difficulties in chewing and mastication,
• Tilting and drifting of adjacent teeth,
• Over-eruption of opposing natural teeth.

If you or your siblings child have missing natural teeth causing loss of confidence and self-esteem and functional handicap, 24 hours emergency cosmetic & restorative dentists at Emergency Dentist of Albuquerque is available throughout day and night and focuses upon best solution for improving your child’s teeth.