Jawbone Deterioration

9 Causes of Jawbone Deterioration and Loss

9 Causes of Jawbone Deterioration and Loss

Jawbone deterioration and loss are commonly caused by the following 9 reasons:- Tooth extraction Dentures/Bridgework Periodontal disease Misalignment Osteomyelitis Trauma Developmental abnormalities Bone deficiency in height Jaw Tumors 1.) Tooth Extraction Natural teeth are embedded in the jawbone. During chewing and biting, it will stimulate the jawbone. However, when a tooth is missing, the portion…Continue Reading