Category: Tooth Loss

How Does Gum Health Cause Tooth Loss?

A number of factors could mean the loss of your natural teeth, from injury to decay and infection. However, the most common cause is the advanced stage of periodontal disease known as periodontitis. In today’s blog, your Livonia, MI, dentist will explain the link between gum health and tooth loss, and how we prepare your… Read more »

The Advantages of Mini-Implants

We’ve found that sometimes people with tooth loss don’t have enough jawbone tissue to support the traditional number of implants needed to provide a fixed denture. However, to help these patients your Livonia, MI, dentist does offer a unique alternative: Our mini-implants!

Implants For People With Lost Jawbone Tissue

A dental implant provides a tooth replacement that lasts for decades, as opposed to removable options that needs adjustment or replacement every ten years. However, they require enough jawbone tissue to support them. Fortunately, even if you’ve lost jawbone tissue as a result of missing teeth, your Livonia, MI, dentist knows how to provide the… Read more »

The Dangers Of Living With Tooth Loss

When we lose one or more of our natural teeth, this leaves behind embarrassing gaps in our smile. Along with the negative changes to our appearance, losing teeth means poor oral health too! In today’s blog, your Livonia, MI, dentist will explain why you should contact us if you lose even a single natural tooth!

Defend Your Smile Against Tooth Loss

When you lose a tooth, your Livonia, MI, dentist offers stable and long-lasting replacements employing implant technology. Right now, we’re closed to help slow the spread of COVID-19, but we do provide emergency treatment if you encounter issues with damaged teeth, discomfort, or problems with your prosthetics. In today’s blog, we would like to explain… Read more »