Most dental patients start their visits by expressing their fear of dentists and stressing that their primary reason for attendance is the severe pain for a tooth that needed to be looked at a while ago. Don’t worry it is not only you!! A recent research study found that 75 % of people suffer from dental phobias.
Causes of Missing Teeth Missing teeth in adults are a common issue. There can be several causes of missing teeth in adults. Congenitally missing teeth: Some people are born to congenitally have missing teeth such as wisdom teeth, upper incisors or second premolars. Often, this is a hereditary condition.
Your mouth is a gateway to your body. We overlook that the human body is an interrelated system. Poor oral health has been related to inflammation, diabetes and Alzheimer’s. Progressive gum disease can increase the risk of deadly heart attacks up to 8 times more.