Some patients may have lost teeth due to wear and tear, trauma or have congenitally missing teeth. There are many missing teeth options, so to give you a guide it’s usually possible to use:
Sometimes a combination of these various treatments is used to replace missing teeth.
This patient not only had 2 missing front teeth but also was unhappy with an aged bite (malocclusion) as well as the darker nature of his teeth. Using crowns and veneers it was possible to rebuild his smile and bite so that he could chew, laugh and eat again with confidence.
Sometimes all of the teeth at the front are missing, this patient had root canal treatments in the only remaining teeth at the front (the laterals), It was then possible to suspend a dental bridge from these teeth replacing the 4 upper front missing teeth.