Whether your smile has openings in it as a result of tooth loss, from one tooth to many to both arches of teeth, it’s always best to complete your smile. We know, though, that as you go through the process of losing teeth and figuring out what you need in terms of tooth replacement, it can feel a little upsetting, stressful, or confusing. So, what’s a person to do when faced with this new experience? Our Columbia, TN team reminds you the following: Take it easy, consider a few important details we have to offer, and get ready to take on a much more optimistic outlook in terms of achieving a full smile again!
#1: You Should Start As Soon As You Can
You might think that those open spaces aren’t any more inconvenient than the immediate challenges they present (like difficulty eating or speaking). However, the truth of the matter is that if you wait to replace teeth and ignore your openings, they can lead to a slew of consequences, from teeth shifting and misalignment to trouble with hygiene and an increased likelihood of decay and gum disease. Rather than waiting, see us soon, so you can learn about tooth replacement, what makes it worthwhile, and how to get going.
#2: If It’s Been A While, It’s Okay!
Maybe you are well past the initial stage of tooth loss and you feel embarrassed or worried about coming into learn more about tooth replacement. You don’t want to have to explain why it’s been a while or hear that it’s too late. Fortunately, you don’t have to worry about either of these concerns. Our only goal is to help (and there is always a solution), so come on in no matter what.
#3: Getting Started Is All You Need To Consider
If you consider the entire process of getting started, coming in to see our team, thinking through each possible treatment, wondering about budget, and more, you may get yourself so inundated with thoughts and anticipation, that you don’t want to think about it anymore. Instead of overwhelming your brain and your emotions, start with one simple step that will start a process we can gently and swiftly guide you along: Get started by calling our practice and scheduling a consultation to discuss tooth replacement options. It’s that easy!
Replace Missing Teeth For A Healthy Smile
See us as soon as you are ready to begin discussing tooth replacement solutions that will bring your smile from its current state to one that is complete, thanks to prosthetic dental care. We look forward to your call! To learn more, or to schedule an appointment, call Creekside Family Dental Care in Columbia, TN, today at (931) 388–3384.