Replacing a Missing Tooth
When we are young, losing a tooth is an exciting thing as we put the tooth under our pillow and the tooth fairy comes in the night to trade it for some money. Unfortunately, when we lose a tooth when we are older, it's not such an exciting experience.
Teeth have to be extracted for a variety of reasons. The most common ones are very large/ deep cavities, severe gum disease, and certain types of tooth fractures.
When a tooth is lost, it can be an emotional process. Fortunately, there are several options available to replace the tooth once it is gone. Here, I will discuss the 4 most common options:
The first ...