Replacement Teeth

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Dental Implants: The New Gold Standard for Replacement Teeth

When you lose a tooth, all of your remaining teeth are indirectly affected, which can eventually lead to further tooth loss over time. The reason for this is that once a tooth is lost, the jawbone underneath it begins to shrink. This shrinkage is due to the natural process of resorption which results in the bone where the tooth root once was disappearing. The resulting…