Dental Implants

Effects of Loss of Teeth — Side View

When we maintain our teeth, we also maintain the integrity of our facial structure. This middle aged gentleman has all his teeth and we can see how the muscles in his face are properly supported and his facial height (distance from chin to nose) appears normal.        …

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Effects of Loss of Teeth — Front View

When we maintain our teeth, we also maintain the integrity of our facial structure. This middle aged gentleman has all his teeth and we can see how the muscles in his face are properly supported arid his facial height (distance from chin to nose) appears normal.        …

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Facial Effects of Tooth Loss

When teeth are lost, there are many facial consequences that occur. The teeth support the muscles in the face and contribute to our facial structure. When the teeth are lost, the muscles sag and droop, resulting in deep facial lines. The teeth also help to maintain a certain distance between…

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Consequences of Tooth Loss

Teeth are important in maintaining your health and supporting your facial structures. Teeth help you to chew food properly, and keep you healthy. The teeth also help to keep the jaw bone in place, which helps to support the facial muscles. Without teeth, the bone would shrink and the skin…

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Congenitally Missing Teeth

A congenitally missing tooth is one that never developed. In many cases the lateral incisors never form, as seen above.         Although this young girl has congenitally missing teeth in the back, the space is very apparent in a full smile. Ideally, missing teeth such as these…

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Single Esthetic Implant

  This young individual was in an accident which resulted in the loss of his front tooth. A single tooth implant is the best choice to replace this missing tooth. A bridge is not the best choice. The teeth on either side of the space do not have any fillings…

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Single Tooth Implant

This picture shows a missing front tooth which has been lost in an accident. The surrounding gums and teeth are in healthy condition.           The missing tooth has been replaced with a dental implant and crown. The surrounding teeth have not been involved in the treatment,…

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Implant Procedure

Implants are used to replace the roots of missing teeth. They are a fixed solution to a single missing tooth or an entire jaw of missing teeth. After an implant is placed into the jaw bone, it is allowed to heal for several months to become integrated within the bone….

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