Missing one or more teeth can affect the way you chew, drink, speak, and smile. Your teeth are put into place to help you comfortably perform the normal everyday task. When you don’t replace your missing teeth, those everyday tasks become increasingly difficult, and can even lead to more complications in the future. Finding the right tooth replacement option for your smile takes time, skill, and trust. No dentist understands these things more than Gouverneur, NY dentist Dr. Nicholas Gardner. Dr. Gardner takes the time to address your dental needs, listen to your dental goals, and thoroughly examine your mouth to decide which replacement options best suits your smile.
As a graduate of Dawson Academy, Dr. Gardner has adopted the idea of “Complete Dentistry.” With complete dentistry, Dr. Gardner focuses on examining the entire occlusal system to find any underlying dental problems that may be affecting the overall function and health of your smile. through complete dentistry, Dr. Gardner aims to restore function, as well as beauty back into your smile. By assuring the foundation of your smile is healthy, your tooth replacement solution has a better chance of lasting and providing you with the results you need.
Missing Teeth Solutions in Gouverneur, NY
Dental Implants: dental implants may be right for you if you need to replace one or more missing teeth. Dental implants can be used to support a dental crown, dental bridge, or dentures. A dental implant is a small titanium post that mimics the tooth root, creating a stable foundation for your tooth replacement solution. Dr. Gardner will examine your teeth to determine if you are an ideal candidate for dental implants. If you are an ideal candidate, dental implants can be a long-lasting, natural-looking solution for your missing teeth.
Dental Bridge: A dental bridge can be an ideal solution for patients missing one or more consecutive missing teeth. A dental bridge literally bridges the gap between missing teeth and relies on your neighboring teeth for support. A dental bridge can be secured using dental crowns or dental implants.
Dentures: Dentures can be used to replace the top, bottom, or both arches of missing teeth. Dentures are removable but can be secured into place using dental implants. Dr. Gardner can help craft dentures that fit comfortably and securely in the mouth. Dentures can be a natural looking, comfortable solution for patients missing teeth.
Schedule An Appointment
If you want to find a solution for your missing teeth, visit our Gouverneur, NY dentist office. Restorative dentist Dr. Gardner will examine your smile and address any concerns you may have during your consultation. If you would like to schedule an appointment, contact our dental office today!