Happy 2022! It’s hard to believe that the holiday season is behind us and we have just started a new year. Resolutions and the promise to live a healthier lifestyle is always a popular sentiment during this time of year. We feel that the start of a new year is the perfect time to evaluate the state of your oral health and make any changes or improvements you may have been postponing. One of the best ways to improve your oral health is to replace any teeth you may be missing. Replacing missing teeth can help you avoid complications that can greatly affect your oral and overall health. Continue reading to learn more about the tooth replacement options we offer.
Have you recently lost a tooth and you are unsure if you are going to have it replaced? No matter if it was caused by severe decay, trauma, a medical condition, or the effects of medication, it can be an upsetting and traumatic experience. We encourage all of our patients to replace any missing teeth as soon as possible as it can have lasting effects on your oral and overall health. Continue reading to learn more about why it is important to replace missing teeth and why it can be so damaging if you don’t.
Have you recently had a tooth extracted or learned that you have a dead tooth and need to choose a tooth replacement option? We know that it can be an extremely difficult decision to decide which replacement option will be best for your lifestyle, the future of your oral health, and your budget. It is best not to delay your decision, as lasting damage can be done to your jawbone when a tooth is missing for some time. At Edward Estrada, DDS, Dr. Estrada always takes the time to answer any questions you may have about available tooth replacement options. When discussing options with our patients, our first recommendation is typically dental implants.