Category: Dental Implants

Test Your Knowledge About Dental Implants

Quizzes are all over the internet right now. People take quizzes to see what fictional character is their spirit animal. You might take a quiz to see what you should eat for dinner, watch on television tonight, or to see what color car you should drive. If you are taking quizzes online, can you say… Read more »

Addressing Tooth Loss With An Implant

If you have ever lost a tooth as an adult, then you know how transformative it can be for your smile. Not only is the appearance affected (depending on the location of the tooth loss), but the functionality of your bite is affected. Losing even just one tooth can cause your bite to become imbalanced, your… Read more »

The Important Role Of Dental Implants

Replacing a missing tooth as an adult is important for your oral health. A missing tooth limits your ability to bite and chew. If it is a tooth in a visible part of your smile, a missing tooth can create a void in your appearance. Losing a permanent tooth as an adult also comes with… Read more »

Receiving A Dental Implant To Address Tooth Loss

What can a dental implant offer to your prosthetic dental experience? Many patients enjoy the stability that comes with an implant’s support. You will be able to count on your restoration for normal biting and chewing, and avoid uncomfortable adjustments that tax your jaw, which can lead to TMD. You might not realize it, but… Read more »

Giving Real Attention To The Problem Of Tooth Loss

The problem of tooth loss can be more serious than you realize. You might be tempted to emphasize the effect a missing tooth – or multiple missing teeth – can have on your smile, while overlooking the effect on your oral health. Biting and chewing can become more complicated if you have to work around… Read more »

Quiz: Supporting Your Prosthetic With A Dental Implant

A dental implant offers something valuable to people who are missing teeth – the ability to enjoy a stable, permanently placed dental prosthetic. The implant is surgically inserted into your jawbone, and – due to its being made of biocompatible material – your jawbone will fuse to it while you heal. An implant can be… Read more »

Why Your Dentist Might Recommend Mini Implants

If you have been looking at what options are available to you when it comes to replacing a lost tooth, you may have already read about dental implants. These have become a popular means of supporting replacement teeth. They offer real stability, and can even be good for your jaw, which can lose mass after… Read more »

Removing And Replacing A Problem Tooth

There are several restorative dental techniques that can spare an ailing tooth. However, if a tooth’s condition is too poor, you may need a tooth extraction. In this process, your dentist will safely remove the tooth from its socket. The general area around the tooth in question can be numbed, to help manage potential discomfort…. Read more »

The Right Dental Prosthetic For You

Replacing a lost tooth is good for your oral health, and good for your smile. If you feel uncomfortable when you think about people noticing that you are missing a tooth, the cosmetic upside should be readily apparent. However, you should also know that a prosthetic can also provide restorative dental benefits. You will be… Read more »

A Quick Guide to Dental Implants

Dental implants may be relatively new to the world of restorative dentistry, but they are already popular enough that most people recognize what they are. Still, not everyone understands their importance, or their benefit, when it comes to replacing lost teeth. Unlike traditional dental prostheses, dental implants have the ability to replace the roots of… Read more »