Missing One Tooth
If you are missing one tooth, it’s important to get it replaced. If you don’t, the teeth on either side will tip into the empty space, and the tooth below will drift up. This causes your bite to go out of alignment, which can lead to complicated problems such as TMJ disorder, periodontitis, or other problems with the teeth.
You have two primary options for replacing the missing tooth—a
dental implant or a dental bridge.
Click here to read about the pros and cons of a dental implant vs a bridge. Related Pages
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Note – all photographs of patients displayed on this website are unretouched and taken by Dr. Chal in his office.
Jennifer was getting married in a few weeks, but was embarrassed to smile. It turned out she was a great case for a
Zirconia Bridge - high tech, high strength, and ultimate esthetics, and all completed in time for the wedding!
J.T. suffered from
bulimia. Even though she lived in California, she drove 657 miles to see Dr. Chal. When you read her warm thank-you note, you'll understand why. Read J.T.'s bulimia story.
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, and leaves him with a solid feeling to his teeth, "like hitting the sweet spot with every swing of the golf club." fixed implant hybrid restoration Read More
Emily came to Dr. Chal frightened, in lots of pain, with an
ugly smile and . Dr. Chal eased her fears, solved her pain, gave her a beautiful smile, and cured her TMJ disorder. TMJ disorder Read her heart-warming story.
dental implant horror story. - read about how Dr. Chal re-did her old implant work, solved her pain and infection, and made her look ten years younger.
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To render an opinion on your case, Dr. Chal will spend quality time evaluating your situation. Plan on spending an hour with him at your appointment. You will receive an expert and accurate assessment.
The cost of an initial visit exam and consultation is $200.
Because of the quality time involved, we regret being
unable to provide free consultations, free second opinions, or estimates over the phone.
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 – 5:00
4715 N. 32nd St., Suite 106
Phoenix, AZ 85018
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Pay a Visit to Dr. Chal:
When you arrive,
you'll discover that you're the only person scheduled for your time slot. We try hard to create an intimate atmosphere, and we provide attentive care to each patient. There is no assembly line here—we see one person at a time. Every aspect of the office is directed toward one objective: Delivering treatment that is best for you. From the state-of-the-art on-site cosmetic dentistry laboratory where master ceramist Rick Durkee handcrafts every crown and bridge that Dr. Chal places, custom-made for each individual, to handling your dental insurance and other financial questions, you will find yourself treated like a celebrity. When you're in our office, you're the star.
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