Congenitally missing teeth are a dental anomaly that can occur as a family trait passed down from one generation to the next. The most common types of congenitally missing teeth are second premolars and lateral incisors. If you’re missing a tooth, our implant dentist can help. Dental implants make for excellent replacement teeth, including those… Continue reading Congenitally Missing Teeth: Are dental implants an option?
Tooth loss can occur due to trauma, decay, or infection. And when it happens, it can be devastating. Thankfully there is a remarkable solution that allows the patient to have a tooth replacement that is so natural, it is indiscernible to others and feels just like your biological teeth. A visit with your implant dentist… Continue reading Why Dental Implants Are the Ideal Tooth Replacement Solution
You probably recognize the aesthetic value of having missing teeth replaced, but did you know that the kind of prosthetic that you choose can boost your health as well? Dental implants offer patients the only structurally complete tooth replacement – consisting of both an artificial root and crown (or crowns). Although it is underappreciated, the… Continue reading Dental Implants: Enjoy The Health Benefits Of A Complete Smile
Dental implants are becoming a very popular procedure for patients who have incurred tooth loss. The advantages of restoring missing dentition include the joy of being able to eat all favorite foods; speaking clearly without fear of embarrassment; and smiling broadly with a restored self-confidence. An ideal candidate can visit their implant dentist to get… Continue reading Top 5 Benefits of Dental Implants
We rely on our teeth for the ability to speak clearly, smile with self-confidence, and chew properly. If one or more teeth are lost, you may lose function and the ability to eat the foods you enjoy. An ideal solution is dental implants. A consultation with your implant dentist will detail the process, and explain… Continue reading Enjoy Your Favorite Foods with Dental Implants
Dental implants are recommended when tooth loss has occurred or is imminent. Treatment involves placing a titanium post in gum tissue; your implant dentist will provide a treatment plan outlining what is needed before, during, and after the dental implant process. Requirements During the consultation, an explanation of what is involved to restore tooth loss… Continue reading Is the Dental Implant Prone to Cavities?
When patients lose one or more teeth, the best replacement option is one that closely mimics a natural tooth. Dental implants fill this role because their structure imitates the root and crown of a tooth. Bridges and dentures don’t do this, they simply fill the surface area of the tooth socket. Patients with missing teeth… Continue reading How Closely Do Dental Implants Mimic A Natural Tooth?