What Causes Tooth Loss?

Periodontal disease and tooth decay affect the gums and the bone structure that supports the teeth. These are the most common causes of tooth loss. For children, tooth decay is the most common cause of tooth loss. In adults, periodontal disease is the most common cause of adult tooth loss.

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