A lot of people know what it is like to get old. Their back gets a little stiffer, they lose a bit of the spring in their step, and of course, their teeth can start to wear out. A big factor in that is how well you have taken care of your teeth throughout your lifetime. Take a look at the video below, which explains some of the options available to you in the event that your teeth begin wearing out.

Most people assume that dentures are the only way to fix worn out teeth. In reality, you actually have several other options to choose from. Another common belief is that when our teeth begin to wear out, they can just be replaced by implants. While this may be true, it still may not be the best treatment option to fit your needs. Also, a lot of people think the problem can be fixed with just a crown. This is not necessarily true for every person.

The good news is that you have multiple choices, each with varied benefits. It is even possible to correct an overbite later in life without having to suffer from any pain caused by eating. The best thing you can do is to talk to your dentist. He or she will be able to examine your situation, offer you some options, and help you decide which option is the best for you.

Yours Truly,

Dr. Tom D. Wais
“Great Teeth, Great Smiles.”

Dr. Wais is a leading dentist in the Scottsdale area. Call his dental office at 480-391-0044 to schedule your appointment.

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