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  • In general, the main advantages of fixed prosthodontics when compared to direct restorations is the superior strength when used in large restorations, and the ability to create an aesthetic looking tooth. (wikipedia.org)
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  • Fixed prosthodontics can be used to restore single or multiple teeth, spanning areas where teeth have been lost. (wikipedia.org)
  • It's far easier, cheaper, and better for your overall health to replace missing teeth immediately, according to research published in the Journal of Prosthodontics , which cites dozens of studies correlating missing teeth to increased risks of cancer, dementia, chronic obstruction pulmonary disease, aspiration pneumonia, and even an increased risk of passing away at a younger age. (thefreedictionary.com)