What Are the Consequences of Tooth Loss?

It is a common belief that the greatest consequence of losing a permanent tooth is how the visible gap can change the look of a smile; however, our dentists in Chesapeake at Eastern Virginia Family & Cosmetic Dentistry want patients to be aware that leaving missing teeth unreplaced can create some serious concerns: Shifting teeth - When gaps are left behind by missing teeth the adjacent teeth can shift their position toward the open space.... Read More