Every tooth in your mouth is vital to your oral health and your self-esteem. When even one is missing, your quality of life significantly declines. Thankfully, you now have several options to fill the empty space. Besides a conventional fixed bridge, you can choose dental implants in Plainview to complete your smile. Dr. Casanas and Dr. Silfa are on the front-line of technology and constantly pursue continuing education to ensure they provide the best services for their patients. If you are ready to replace your missing teeth, Meadowbrook Dentistry has the solution for you.
Each tooth in your mouth works together to promote your oral health and functions. As soon as a tooth is lost, serious complications start brewing beneath the surface of your gum tissue. The missing tooth makes it difficult to chew your favorite foods, which can lead to nutritional deficiencies, but this is not the only concern. You do not just lose the crown of your tooth but also the root. As a result, your jawbone is no longer stimulated, so it loses density.
As your jaw deteriorates, your remaining teeth no longer have the support they need to stay in place. This increases your risk of cavities, gum disease, bite issues, and additional missing teeth. Your dentist in Plainview will help to protect your smile from the complications of a lost tooth using a treatment that is right for you.
A dental implant offers various advantages over a traditional bridge because it replaces both the root and crown of your tooth. This allows you to enjoy:
You can regain a confident, functional smile with the next best thing to your natural teeth. We perform the consultation you need to choose the best treatment for your needs and your lifestyle. Contact Meadowbrook Dentistry today to schedule your appointment. We look forward to completing your smile.