Losing a front tooth can be distressing, and for some it can feel life changing. Your front teeth might become loose for a number of reasons, and may eventually come out. The good news is that there is a solution, that could result in you having an even better smile than you started with.
Read on to find out how to manage losing a front tooth, and the solution to the problem...
What Causes Tooth Loss...
Tooth loss can be caused by a number of factors, and it’s important to determine what the cause might be to avoid future tooth loss.
Gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss is gum disease, which can be hereditary, but is also influenced by your dental hygiene. Gum disease can be caused by plaque buildup, so reduce your chances of getting it by brushing and flossing twice everyday.
Other causes of tooth loss can include: accident or injury, avoiding regular dental care, smoking, diabetes, high blood pressure and rheumatoid arthritis.
Managing Tooth Loss...
When you realize that your front teeth are becoming loose and may fall out, it can be tricky not to panic. The natural reaction is to picture yourself without your front teeth, think about how you will look and how you will sound when you speak. For some this can be very traumatic and cause a lot of stress and worry.
The truth is that it can be rectified, and in choosing a good dentist you can even end up with teeth that you’re even more confident with than you were before. The important thing is managing your tooth loss. As soon as you discover that your teeth feel loose come and see us to discus your options. Just talking things through with a professional can put your mind at ease and make the whole situation far less stressful.
A beautiful and natural smile is achievable even after tooth loss. At ICUSmile we pride ourselves on creating an even more amazing smile than your natural smile. In some cases we may need to just replace your missing front tooth, and in others we may recommend further treatment to create a natural and well balanced smile.
It is our goal to create a smile that looks natural as well as working perfectly with your facial structure. Subtle changes to your teeth can make a huge difference to your overall appearance – we use our in depth knowledge of the facial structure to create a smile that will compliment you perfectly.
If you are worried about tooth loss, or you have already lost a tooth, don’t hesitate to get in touch. This is something that many people find quite difficult, causing unnecessary stress and worry. Let us support you and put your mind at ease – get in touch at the early stages so that we can provide you with all the support that you need.