Looking into replacing your teeth is the first step to improving your life if you have missing or broken teeth. In the past the only option for those that experienced tooth loss either from decay, age or accident was the use of dentures. Today you have many more options to replace your teeth. Both restorative and cosmetic dentistry can give you back your smile. Restorative dentistry can help restore the overall function of your mouth. This will improve speaking, eating and facial structure loss caused by missing teeth. Implants have become the favored way to replace your teeth in the case of tooth loss. Although it takes time to create these custom implants and they can also be costly. There are affordable options to use in the meantime in the form of dental bridges and modern day dentures.