Category: Dental Implants

A Dental Implant Can Prevent Bone Loss

Losing a tooth as an adult can be stressful. It usually comes with from some sort of pain instead of a visit from the tooth fairy. Replacing a tooth that has been lost is important to restore function in appearance, chewing, and speaking. But replacing a tooth is also important for the health of your… Read more »

All-On-4 Implant Bridges Can Save Your Smile

Whether it’s cavities, gum disease, or an accident, you could be the victim of major tooth loss. Losing all of your teeth can have a huge impact on your oral health as well as your confidence. Usually, it can take multiple procedures or dentures to restore your smile’s form and function. Thanks to recent advancements… Read more »

X-Guide™ Dynamic Navigation: Technology To Make Your Life Easier

Dentistry has advanced by leaps and bounds over the years. Research has given us new and advanced dental materials, techniques, and technology. Today we would like to announce the newest addition to our office: the X-Guide™ Dynamic Navigation system which works with our already established CBCT (cone beam computed tomography) that we use regularly. The… Read more »

Can You Grow Up With Missing Teeth?

Home oral hygiene practices along with biannual dental visits are all in effort to keep your teeth healthy, and to prevent tooth loss. If you stopped brushing your teeth twice daily and flossing once a day to remove harmful oral bacteria, plaque, and tartar, it would lead to tooth decay, gingivitis, periodontitis, and eventual tooth loss…. Read more »

Preparing You For A Successful Dental Implant Placement

Securing prosthetic teeth – or even a full dental arch – with dental implants can help you feel as though you have your smile back. When it comes to receiving a dental implant, your initial consultation is crucial. The placement itself requires oral surgery, and your periodontist needs to be prepared. That first appointment allows… Read more »

Functional Benefits Of An Implant-Supported Prosthetic

Why should you have your periodontist place a dental implant to hold your prosthetic? There are unique, important benefits to having support from an implant. This artificial root creates a firm hold on your restoration, which makes it capable of staying in place whenever you bite, chew, or speak. The presence of the implant under… Read more »

Quiz: Supporting Replacement Teeth With Dental Implants

Your oral health can enjoy a marked change when you move from unaddressed tooth loss, to enjoying a restoration supported by a dental implant. A dental implant is an innovation that makes life with a prosthetic more like life before tooth loss, as it acts like an artificial tooth root in support of a tooth…. Read more »