The American Dental Association predicts that the average adult between the ages of 20 and 64 have three or more missing or decayed teeth. With studies showing close ties between oral health and overall health, it is important to treat your missing teeth as soon as possible. Baltimore Canton Dental Associates offer a full range of cosmetic and restorative dental treatments for your optimal oral health.
Dr. Emily Lin, Dr. Maggie O’Connell, and Dr. Millard Mazer offer state of the art dental technology for the most advanced in missing teeth replacement options. Replacing missing teeth is an investment in your oral health and your overall health. Missing teeth can lead to bone deterioration, gum disease, and could even begin to change the shape of the face if left untreated. Every patient has unique needs and dental health concerns. Your dentist will take the time to help you build a comprehensive treatment plan that will be best suited for your budget, oral health, and cosmetic goals.
In the past, dentures were the only options for replacing missing teeth. Many patients suffered from ill fitting dentures that could slip out of place while speaking or eating. Technology has improved and dentures can now be custom fit to a patient’s mouth making them more comfortable and decreases the risk of slippage while eating or speaking.
Dental Implants Baltimore, MD
Dentures are a good fit for some patients, but with today’s technology, dental implants offer a more permanent and stable treatment option. implants keep dental restorations securely in place by using small titanium posts implanted in the jaw bone. The titanium posts functions as a synthetic root and helps to stabilize your remaining natural teeth and the structure of the jaw. In most cases, Canton Dental Associates can perform most procedures from the comfort of our Baltimore dentist office.
Whether you are missing one tooth, or all of your teeth, dental implants can restore the comfort, function and beauty of your smile. Dental implants can secure a denture or dental bridge to help support your long term health. Having your dental restoration secure can help build confidence and improve your quality of life. For a single missing tooth, a dental implant can be placed and topped with a dental crown for a natural looking and comfortable missing tooth treatment option.
Today’s dental technology allows for more comfortable, more secure and more durable missing teeth replacement options. Canton Dental uses the latest in materials for natural looking restorations that will be difficult to tell apart from your existing teeth. With a daily oral hygiene routine and regular visits to Canton Dental Associates, dental implants can last a lifetime.