June is Men’s Health Awareness Month, and some of the most prevalent health issues men in the United States face include heart disease, hypertension and diabetes. However, this is a time for all men to take a comprehensive approach to taking care of themselves, including their teeth and gums. Any man with missing teeth should schedule an appointment with our periodontist because All-on-4 dental implants may be the solution to maintaining excellent dental health throughout life. Protect Jawbone Density When you lose a tooth, the bone tissue loses stimulation because the root of the tooth went missing. This leads to reduced density, resulting in the bone tissue deteriorating. This creates a sunken facial appearance and can make it more difficult to eat harder foods. All-on-4 dental implants provide stimulation to between four and six points in a single arch, ensuring the jawbone continues to remain viable. Prevent Teeth Shifting Without filling in any gaps, the remaining teeth may shift out of their n ...