Tooth movement could be an alternative to bone transplants

October 28, 2011 Posted by Dr. Sasha Baston, DDS


Researchers at the University of Gothenburg’s Sahlgrenska Academy have found a way to replace lost teeth without building up the jaw artificially. With the researchers’ method, existing teeth are moved into the toothless area using a brace, which offers clinicians a less complicated and painful option for giving patients their lost teeth back.

About Dr. Sasha Baston, DDS

Dr. Baston is a Florida native who attended the University of Florida. She was then granted a merit based scholarship to continue her studies at New York University College of Dentistry. Dr. Baston completed her residency program at Mount Sinai Hospital. Call (877) 917-3636 or email to make an appointment!

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