While Americans do care about their teeth and how they look, many people across the United States are missing at least a few teeth. Nearly all Americans say that having a good looking smile is important for social success. About 99.7% of people in the United States have said this.
As dental technologies have gradually improved over the years, a new form of dentistry has emerged that focuses on improving the appearance of discolored, broken, misshapen or missing teeth. And with the emergence of cosmetic dentistry has come a resurgence in the desire to improve one’s smile. Today, about three
Time was, if you lost a tooth, you had a hole in your smile. End of story. But even in antiquity, our ancestors didn’t want it to be that way.The skeleton of an ancient Mayan woman was found with a bit of shell hammered into her jaw, and an ancient