What can I do to replace my missing tooth?
If you are missing a tooth or must have a tooth removed, there are several options for replacing it. We generally recommend replacing a missing tooth for a few reasons. Firstly, you begin losing chewing power when you are missing teeth. All the teeth function together to tear and chew food. With one or several teeth missing, you have now lost a big surface area to chew with. The other teeth must work harder to begin to process the same amount of food.
Another reason to replace a missing tooth is that your other teeth can shift into the space once a tooth is missing, causing changes in your bite and ...