Posts Tagged: dental bridge chicago

Disadvantages of Dental Bridges, from Your Chicago Dentist

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Today, patients can choose from a number of corrective and restorative dental options that look and feel completely natural. Whether you’re missing just one tooth in the back of your mouth, or you’ve lost all of your teeth, replacing missing teeth is imperative for proper overall oral function. Research shows that people who do not… Read more »

Why should I replace missing teeth?

Functional and Cosmetic Dental Issues If you are missing a front tooth, the reasons for tooth replacements are obvious: reclaiming your smile. For missing posterior teeth or anterior teeth, regaining tooth function is important. If you have a missing tooth not only your image suffers. You will have difficulty speaking  and eating in the same… Read more »

Patient Testimonial: All Porcelain Crowns and Bridges

“I cannot even count the number of years that I spent being self conscious about the condition of my teeth. My teeth were obviously crowned and the crowns were all different colors. The crowns didn’t fit well and they caused gum problems. I felt that my smile was noticeably unhealthy. My former dentist kept giving… Read more »

Dental Implant Planning for Success

When your dentures slip, do you wonder if dental implants would help? If it’s time to replace your partial or bridge, have you considered dental implants instead? If you’re missing just one tooth, and you don’t like the idea of a dental bridge, have you researched dental implants? Located on the north shore of Chicago,… Read more »

Better than Bridges, Partials, and Dentures – Dental Implants

If you’re missing one or more teeth, you’ve probably considered replacement teeth. While traditional bridges and partials may appear to be the best option, one study claims otherwise. Research by Permanente Dental Associates covered 317 cases and found that: A missing tooth not replaced had 19% of adjacent teeth being lost A missing tooth replaced… Read more »

Dental Bridges Offer a New Lease on Lake Forest Smiles

With the help of restorative dentistry, dentists have the ability to replace missing or lost teeth with bridgework, implants, and/or partial dentures that blend so well with your natural tooth structure that they are unnoticeable. Choosing the best tooth replacement procedure depends on several factors, including the condition of the teeth adjacent to the space,… Read more »