Missing Teeth Blog Posts
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Tooth Loss Statistics
These statistics on tooth loss reveal how common the issue is and what causes missing teeth. This should help you understand the importance of dental…
Immediate vs. Delayed Dental Implant Placement
The Anatomy of a Dental Implant: How They Work
The anatomy of endosteal dental implants consists of a post, an abutment, and a restoration. The dentists of Astoria Dental Group cover the basics of…
Socket Preservation and Dental Implants: Why It Is Important
The History of Dental Implants: Innovations in Dentistry
The history of dental implants goes back hundreds of years. The team at Astoria Dental Group would like to consider how this innovation in dentistry…
Why Traditional Dentures Can Lead to Bone Loss
If you're missing a tooth or a few teeth, it can result in the loss of bone density in the jaw. Traditional dentures cannot address…
How Tooth Loss and Gum Disease Are Linked
Gum disease can lead to tooth loss if a patient is not careful. Let's consider some treatment and prevention options.
Another Reason to Quit: Smoking Can Lead to Tooth Loss
Smoking makes tooth loss and other dental problems much more likely. Let's see why tobacco products cause missing teeth.
Gaps and Spaces: The Causes of Tooth Loss
There are many different causes of tooth loss. Let's look at these causes of missing teeth and help determine an ideal treatment option.