People often wonder if they qualify for dental implants. After all, these are one of the most durable and lifelike options for replacing teeth. However, a patient must have enough jawbone tissue to support the new tooth. If they don’t, then the doctor may recommend a bone grafting procedure. Do you need bone grafting?
Month: September 2015
An uneven smile can hurt both your confidence and your oral health. While braces can provide a solution for misalignment, few people are excited to wear metal orthodontics for up to two years. However, there are ways of accelerating the amount of time you need to wear your orthodontics. Can PAOO™ straighten your smile in… Read more »
If you lose one or more teeth then you can have problems eating or you may feel self-conscious about your appearance. However, you can avoid these issues by replacing the missing tooth. A dental implant can provide a long lasting and lifelike option for restoring your smile. There are a number of reasons to consider… Read more »
A general dentist can address most common oral health problems, including cavity treatment and dental crown placement. However, occasionally a patient may require more than general care. If you suffer from gum disease you may need periodontal therapy. If you have an impacted wisdom tooth, then oral surgery may be necessary. Fortunately, our office accepts… Read more »
At High Plains Periodontics and Implants Dentistry, we like to remind our patients all about the fun our city has to offer. Lubbock, TX is an amazing community, a stand out in state filled with interesting communities and people. The temperatures are finally starting to cool outside, so why not leave the house and see… Read more »
What is oral surgery? Basically, this is any surgical procedure related to the health and function of your mouth. Surgical procedures may include tooth removal and ridge preservation, both of which can ensure your smile looks and functions properly. Do you have questions about oral surgery?
Oftentimes patients may have multiple issues with the health and appearance of their smile. A single procedure may not be enough to improve the function and appearance of the teeth and gums. However, with a full mouth rehabilitation the doctor will be able to address multiple oral health problems. Do you need full mouth rehabilitation?