Not Replacing a Missing Tooth Puts Your Healthy Teeth at Risk
If you are missing just one tooth—especially if it’s in the back of your mouth where it’s barely noticeable—it can be tempting to let it go. But tooth replacement is about more than changing the way your smile looks. Not replacing a missing tooth can put your healthy teeth at risk—and it can lead to more tooth loss.
Whether you are missing one tooth or many, we hope you’ll call Chesterfield, MO dentist Dr. Robert Rahm to learn about your options for tooth replacement, including dental implants.
Why Missing Teeth Are a Problem
When even one tooth is missing, the rest of your teeth will tend to shift in order to ...