When To Get Dental Implants

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Patients with missing teeth who also want or need to bring their smiles into the correct alignment may need to get both braces and dental implants. In such cases, the patient’s specific needs will determine the order in which those treatments are provided. Dental Implants After Braces Placing implants after orthodontic work is completed is the most common method of …

Can Dental Implants Replace Your Molars?

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Dental implants are superior to other tooth replacements, lasting longer and looking better than other options like dentures and bridges. Depending on the location of the missing tooth, patients may have different concerns about the tooth and the dental implant used to replace it. Molars, the large teeth at the rear of the upper and lower jaws, are necessary for …

Using Dental Implants To Stabilize Your Dentures

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Dentures are often ill fitting and lack stability, cause irritation to the gums and may make it difficult to eat certain foods. Dental implants offer a way to keep dentures in place and allow you to go about your daily life with confidence. Problems With Loose Dentures The consequences of having ill-fitting and loose dentures can be far reaching and …

Dental Implants Health Benefits

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Missing teeth can affect a person on many levels. The inability to chew can take its toll from a nutritional and social standpoint. There is no better way to replace teeth than with dental implants. Dental implants are replacement prosthesis for teeth that have been damaged or lost due to physical trauma or disease. Through a process called osseointegration, the …

Dental Implants May Be Right For You

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If you are having dental issues that may result in tooth loss in the near future or currently have missing teeth, dental implants are your best option for a new smile. The best way to find out for sure is to see an oral surgeon for an evaluation, but if you are interested in getting a general idea of whether …

Is Replacing Missing Teeth Important?

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Missing one or more teeth can severely influence your daily life. It can affect your general health, your appearance and self-esteem. It is recommended to replace missing teeth as soon as possible and below are a list of reasons why. Bone Atrophy In the same way that exercising your body helps keep muscle tone, jaw bone mass is maintained through …

Why Are Wisdom Teeth Problematic?

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While most people believe that wisdom teeth removal is a necessity, not every patient has to have his wisdom teeth removed. The reason that most dentists suggest having your wisdom teeth removed at an early age is because they are known for causing serious problems when they are fully formed. By removing them before the issues develop, you have one …

Your Best Option to Replace Missing Teeth

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If you are missing teeth or need an extraction it can be an emotional and stressful experience trying to figure out your options for tooth replacement. Advancements in dentistry now give you multiple options when it comes to resolving tooth loss, but which is really the best option? While dentures and bridges have held a common place in tooth replacement …

Pregnancy And Dental Implants

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Dental implants are the preferred method for replacing missing teeth. Any patient who is in good health can undergo the procedure. To maintain a healthy smile and prevent bone loss and other oral health problems, missing teeth should be replaced as soon as possible. Pregnancy And Dental Implants The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American Dental Association …

Immediate Load Implants or Traditional Implants?

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When implant technology was first introduced, the protocol for placing dental implants was to place the implant and wait for a period of three to six months before making the crown or “loading” the implant. However, immediate load dental implants are one of the newest innovations in tooth replacement and provide patients an option to enter a dental office with …