Dental Implants: A Good Solution for Gap Teeth? 

Gaps between teeth, which usually occur between the front teeth but which can happen anywhere in the mouth, can range from being harmless to causing issues for one's appearance and dental health. Let's take a look at what these issues may be and how they can be addressed with dental implants from a Winnipeg dental clinic such as the Norwood Dental Centre

Dental solutions to gaps in teeth in Winnipeg Manitoba

How Having Gaps Between Teeth Can Affect Your Smile 

The most common complaints from people with gaps between their teeth are cosmetic ones. They worry about how the gap affects their appearance, and their confidence and willingness to smile often suffers as a result.

If the gap is large enough it can lead to dental health problems as well. Gap teeth can interfere with one's ability to speak and eat properly, cause teeth to become misaligned, and lead to pain and disease in the gums.

How Dental Implants Can Help 

Dental implants can address the problems caused by gap teeth by replacing one or both of the teeth on either side of the gap with an artificial tooth. The tooth, which feels and functions exactly like a natural tooth, is attached to an artificial titanium tooth root which is, in turn, attached directly to the jaw.

The Benefits of Dental Implants 

On top of addressing the many potential issues caused by gaps between teeth, dental implants come with numerous other benefits. For one, they are cosmetically appealing and can help patients regain confidence in their smiles. They also last a lifetime, making them a very cost-effective, long-term solution for cosmetic and oral health issues. Furthermore, implants function just like natural teeth, and therefore help maintain and preserve the bone structure of the face.

Are You a Good Candidate for Dental Implants? 

Dental implants are usually recommended for people with fully developed, healthy jawbones and healthy gums because they require adequate bone and tissue support. Dentists will also check to make sure that you are in good overall health, and will typically counsel against implants in smokers or people with certain chronic health conditions.

If you think you may be qualified for dental implants, then book an appointment to talk with a dentist at the Norwood Dental Centre. We have ample experience providing dental implants in Winnipeg, and are excited to help you achieve your perfect smile.

Transforming Your Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry in Winnipeg 

Cosmetic dentistry has become popular among people from all walks of life for its ability to boost confidence and self-esteem and even to improve oral health. There are a variety of cosmetic dentistry procedures available at Winnipeg's Norwood Dental Centre that can make your teeth look cleaner and more aesthetically pleasing. We can help transform your smile with:

Cosmetic dentistry in Winnipeg, Manitoba

  • Teeth whitening 
    Effective, painless, comfortable, and safe when carried out by a dental professional, cosmetic teeth whitening is a great way to bring the shine back into your smile. Just a few whitening sessions are usually enough to say goodbye to deep tooth stains.
  • Bonding 
    Dental bonding is another good option for discolored teeth, as well as for teeth that are chipped or cracked. It consists of the application of a resin to the surface of the teeth which effectively covers up imperfections.
  • Bridges
    Missing teeth are one of cosmetic dentistry's main areas of concern, and they are often fixed with the use of dental bridges. A bridge is a method of holding an artificial tooth in place by connecting it to the adjacent teeth.
  • Dental Implants
    Implants are another solution to missing teeth which, instead of anchoring an artificial tooth to adjoining teeth, anchors it to a titanium root which is attached to the jaw. The implant then feels and functions just like a natural tooth.
  • Veneers
    Consisting of a porcelain shell which is bonded to the front of a tooth, veneers are not only useful for obscuring stains, chips, and even crooked teeth, but also for fixing cavities. They are a fantastic way of addressing cosmetic and oral health issues at the same time.
  • Contouring
    Tooth contouring is essentially the process of sculpting a tooth to make it a more pleasing shape or size, or to make it fit better with the surrounding teeth. The tooth is then polished in order to give it a completely natural appearance.

Personalized Cosmetic Dentistry Services for Your Needs 

At the Norwood Dental Centre we strive to provide our patients with personalized services that directly target their needs. If you're looking for cosmetic dentistry services in Winnipeg in order to transform your smile, then book an appointment with the Norwood Dental Centre to find out which procedures would provide you with the best results.

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