Archive for the ‘ Dental Implants ’ Category

Getting Your Smile Back With Dental Implants

Implants Or False Teeth? Partial and full dentures have been a common solution for missing teeth for many years, but they have their disadvantages. They are prone to slipping and falling out if not properly secured, and they can lead to jaw pain and soreness in the gums. They also do not stimulate the jaw […]

Implants, Overdentures and Hybrids: Rapidly Expanding Options for the Edentulous Patient!

According to the 2010 United States Census, the older population is increasing at a faster rate than ever before. While the under 18 population grew at a rate of 2.6 percent between 2000 and 2010, and the population aged 18 to 44 grew by a mere 0.6 percent, the 45 to 64 age group grew […]

What to Do About Congenitally Missing Teeth

WHILE MOST PEOPLE HAVE thirty-two permanent teeth that develop (including the wisdom teeth) some people’s permanent teeth never grow in at all. These are called congenitally missing teeth—teeth missing from birth—and it’s actually more common than you think!  So, what do you do if you find out you or your child have one or more […]

Benefits of Removable Partial Dentures

Better known as an artificial tooth appliance, a removable partial denture is often used in order to replace one or many missing teeth. The removable partial denture itself is attached to remaining teeth in the mouth with various metal clasps to keep it intact and secure. These dentures can be removed to allow for easy […]

How Can You Prevent Getting Dental Implants?

Dental implants are often used when adult teeth are no longer a viable option. There may be an infection in the jawbone, resulting in tooth loss or there may be various other dental conditions going on. Implants involve being able to include one or more artificial teeth using an implant structure that drills into the […]

Why More People Are Choosing Dental Implants

Many more people are choosing Dental Implants over partials, bridges, and dentures. This is highly due to the way they look and feel much like natural teeth. By selecting this method of tooth replacement, there are many benefits. There are no uncomfortable wires, it can be a relatively easy process with instant results on many […]

3 Reasons Why Dental Implants Aren’t as Bad as They Used to Be

Together, you and your dentist have decided that dental implants are the ideal solution for your dental needs. Perhaps your dentist seems a bit more optimistic than you. You might have known someone who had dental implants, and you might have heard some less than nice things about the procedure and recovery. While dental implants […]