I was involved in a car accident a few years ago. I cracked two ribs, my left arm and lost several teeth. Even though my ribs hurt the most, it was my teeth that I was most worried about. I knew that my ribs and arm would heal, but there is not much that can be done about missing teeth. That is what I thought, anyway. I figured I would have to get a bridge, which is something that really bothered me. When I went to my dentist though, he told me about dental implants.
First, he did a complete examination of my mouth. He wanted to make sure that there was no other damage other than the three missing teeth I had. [Read more…]