Restorative Dentistry

I’m missing some teeth. What can I do?

There are many different options we offer for missing teeth, but your dental situation isn’t the same as the person next to you. So the first thing you need is an examination with necessary X-rays. That way we can better understand your specific situation and give you the options that work best for you.

The most common options are:

  1. Dental Implants
  2. Bridges
  3. Partial Dentures

Common options for restoring missing teeth

Dental Implants Bridges Partial Dentures
Time to prepare ~1 year 2-3 visits 3+ visits
Pros Feels natural, great long term investment Able to restore missing teeth quickly Economical for missing teeth in multiple areas
Cons Longer preparation time and higher cost Need to prepare adjacent anchoring teeth Not fixed--needs to be taken in/out; May take time to get used to it
Cost $$$ $$ $