Research from the American Dental Association shows us that more than one in three adults aged 65 and older have lost six or more teeth. Alarmingly, the ADA also says that about one in 10 in this age group have lost all their teeth.
As a result of missing even just one tooth, problems can occur such as:
Dental Implants are the Top Choice for Teeth Restoration
Dental implants are always the best solution for tackling the many negative consequences of tooth loss. Artificial tooth roots in the form of titanium posts fuse with your jawbone, providing a strong foundation for replacement teeth. Whether you have just one missing or damaged tooth or need a full upper or lower arch of replacement teeth, dental implants provide the perfect look, feel and functionality of natural teeth.
It’s never advisable to leave space in your mouth. If you would like more information on replacing one or more teeth, check out our information on dental implants and schedule a consultation today.