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3 Reasons to Replace Your Missing Teeth

December 29, 2017
Posted By: Andrew Anderson, DDS
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Modern dentistry has created a number of excellent tooth replacement options from dental implants to dentures in Edina. With so many excellent solutions available, there really is no reason to let one or more missing teeth negatively impact your life. Here are some reasons to consider replacing your missing teeth.

Your Nutrition is Impacted

When you are living with compromised teeth, it becomes increasingly difficult and even painful to eat and properly chew your food. This may affect your nutrition as you aren't able to eat the healthy foods you once enjoyed. You might find yourself locked into a diet consisting of softer foods.

Your Confidence is Diminished

When you feel embarrassed or self-conscious about your smile, you may be inclined to hide it when you meet or talk to other people. People who don't smile often are perceived as unhappy or unapproachable, and this can impact your personal and professional relationships.

Your Oral Health is at Risk

When you lose the root of your tooth, your bone will begin to deteriorate. It doesn't take long before this impacts your surrounding teeth, and it can result in more tooth loss.

Without a replacement tooth, your healthy teeth begin to shift. This causes bite misalignment and a higher risk of developing issues such as gum disease, tooth decay, and cavities. Replacing your missing tooth not only restores your confidence, it also restores your oral health.

Schedule An Appointment in Edina

If you are ready to learn more about the options for restoring your smile, we encourage you to contact our office and schedule a consultation with one of our highly skilled dentists. Your team at 50th and France Dental Care is well equipped to take care of all your needs including implant placement and restoration here at our Edina, MN office. Call us today to learn more!

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