Replacing A Missing Tooth

Did you know that in 2017, Health Canada reported that 6.4% of adult Canadians have no natural teeth? That’s over 2 million people! Needless to say, tooth loss isn’t an uncommon occurrence. So, if you’re one of these people, there’s no reason to feel alone. And best of all … your smile can be restored to its former glory! In this article, we’ll tell you how Dr. Sharon Barr and her team can complete that beautiful smile. What causes missing teeth? Genetics — For some people, an adult tooth doesn’t form during childhood.Injury — Whether you’re an athlete or participate in other physical activities, there’s a chance you’ll lose a tooth to injury.Copy of Cavities — A cavity can go deep enough that the tooth’s structure is compromised and it has to be removed to prevent pain and further oral damage.Take action! Make sure to follow these steps if you …