Posted on 12/18/2018 1:54 PM By cutratny
What are your plans for the holidays this year? For most people, this time of year means getting together with family and friends they may not have seen for a while. Everyone wants to make a good impression, especially when the camera comes out, so it...
Posted on 10/18/2018 1:42 PM By cutratny
Patients who are interested in dental implants sometimes find that periodontal disease or trauma have made the procedure a little more complicated than they expected it would be. That’s because both of those things can change the shape of the sinuses, the available tissue in the jaw, or both...
Posted on 8/23/2018 1:57 PM By cutratny
Dental implants provide health benefits in addition to cosmetic advantages. They prevent the surrounding teeth from moving out of place to accommodate the space created by the gap. Implants also prevent the jawbone from deteriorating.
Posted on 6/27/2018 12:19 PM By cutratny
Many benefits are associated with dental implants. They come with a high success rate and look completely natural among the rest of your teeth. However, even with numerous advantages, many patients will not agree to getting them until they know the cost.
Posted on 4/30/2018 5:10 PM By cutratny
Many adults think dentures are the best (or only) option for replacing full arches of missing teeth. Unfortunately, dentures can be uncomfortable, restrictive and unpredictable. You know this firsthand if you have ever experienced the embarrassment of losing your teeth during a fancy dinner or while speaking with a friend. Fortunately, denture wearers have a tooth replacement alternative available to them that is comfortable, natural-looking and reliable. If you’re tired of dealing with the problems dentures can sometimes cause, implant supported dentures may be a better choice for your needs.
What Are All On 4 Dental Implants?
All on 4 dental implants use just four implant posts to secure a prosthesis to the jaw. Two of the implant posts are inserted at an angle for maximum stability and bone stabilization benefits. Implant supported dentures are rising in popularity because they offer so many benefits to patients. Some of the more notable benefits include:
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Posted on 2/28/2018 2:28 PM By cutratny
The office of Dr. J. Darrell Steele can help you enjoy better oral health with dental implants. When a tooth is no longer viable, it may be replaced with an implant to prevent the other teeth from moving out of place and to aid in chewing. Before you settle on another restoration, seriously consider implants as your restoration choice.
Implants provide greater oral health because they stimulate the jaw bone tissue and prevent the neighboring teeth from shifting out of position. They also make it much easier to chew tougher foods, especially if the implant is required in the back of the mouth. Implants have been known to last for decades, so you may never need to replace your restoration. Finally, you will enjoy greater self-confidence knowing you have a full, beautiful smile once again.
Dental implants are recommended for those who need to replace one or several teeth. As long as you have healthy jaw bone tissue and healthy gums, you can receiv ...
Posted on 12/27/2017 3:21 PM By cutratny
The bone for a sinus lift comes from one of three places: your own body, a cadaver or a cow. If you use your own bone, it may come from your mouth or it may come from other parts of your body, such as your tibia or your hip. The first step of the sinus lift is to cut the gum tissue where you used to have back teeth.
Posted on 8/17/2017 3:21 PM By cutratny
A dental implant is a great way to replace a missing tooth, but what should you do if you are missing multiple teeth? If these missing teeth are spread out in your mouth, then each one may needs its own replacement.
Posted on 6/7/2017 3:49 PM By cutratny
Your smile is an important part of your unique appearance and comprehensive dental care is essential for keeping your teeth and gums healthy and beautiful. Sedation dentistry is the ideal solution for patients who struggle with anxiety related to dental treatment.
Posted on 4/17/2017 5:41 PM By cutratny
One or two missing teeth can have more of an impact than you know. If you are missing teeth far in the back, you may feel that they don't affect your smile so why bother replacing them?