Restoring a Knocked Out Tooth with a Dental Bridge

Each of the teeth in your mouth is anchored into the socket by a series of periodontal ligaments. While this holds the tooth securely in place for common activities like chewing food, there are times when a blow to the face or an accidental hard fall can actually knock one of your teeth out. In a few rare cases, the... read more »

Using a Bridge to Replace a Severely Decayed Tooth

If one of your teeth has been lost or significantly compromised by severe tooth decay, it can compromise your mouth in a number of different ways. Beyond limiting your ability to chew food it might also affect your speech and mar your smile. As time progresses, the void left by the missing tooth can cause the neighboring teeth to twist... read more »