If you are one of the millions of American adults who are missing teeth, then you know the consequences can mean difficulty chewing and speaking. But did you also know that there could be ramifications to your general health, too? Having missing teeth puts you at greater risk for developing diabetes, cardiovascular disease and even some forms of cancer. Thus, the need to replace missing teeth is imperative. At Dental Group West, our dentists and their team offer a number of excellent choices for tooth replacement. Whether you choose a dental bridge, a partial and dentures or dental implants in Toledo, OH, you can be sure your smile will function well and look natural.
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How common is oral cancer? Well, let’s see if you recognize any of these names: Michael Douglas, Michael Medved, Babe Ruth, Diane Von Furstenberg, George Harrison, President Grover Cleveland and Sigmund Freud. Needless to say, this cancer doesn’t only select celebrities. Oral cancer is an equal opportunity killer. According to the International Oral Cancer Association, one person dies of oral cancer every hour of every day. That’s more than 8,000 people annually just in the United States. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to not only avoid this disease, but also to find it early. The dentists and their staff at Dental Group West provide oral cancer screening Toledo residents trust to help them live long and healthy lives.