If you are suffering from damaged, decayed or missing teeth, dental implants may be the ideal solution. The implants provide a strong foundation for custom-made replacement teeth that feel and look completely natural, and they are an effective, long-lasting solution for a variety of dental issues. In addition to supporting...
The sinus graft, sometimes called a sinus lift, makes it possible for many people to have dental implants when years ago there was no other option other than wearing loose dentures. If you have missing teeth and are considering dental implants to replace them, your dentist may tell you that...
Dental implant treatment to address broken, missing or infected teeth can be a significant decision with respect to comfort with the recommended  treatment plan, cost, follow up treatment needed, as well as other factors. When making an important decision regarding one's health, as with other medical treatments, there is value...
As an effective an long-term solution for people suffering from missing, broken or infected teeth, a common question is, how much will dental implant treatment cost? I am often asked this question, and as the answer depends on multiple factors that are specific to the condition and needs of...
A sinus lift is a procedure that moves the sinus membrane upward, allowing your oral surgeon to augment the amount of bone in the upper jaw. Sinus lifts take place in the rear of the mouth near the molars, as the upper jaw typically doesn’t have as much bone as the lower...
Denture wearers know the problems that are just part of having dentures: loose dentures; especially the bottom denture; dealing with adhesives; food getting caught between the denture and the gum; and daily cleaning. When someone loses their teeth, they may think that dealing with the hassles of dentures is...
Getting older increases our risk for several health problems, including those with our oral health. Even if you’ve been taking great care of your smile for years, you could still experience an increased risk of tooth and gum problems as you age. Visiting your dentist can keep your smile...
Dental implants have become a popular replacement for missing natural teeth—and with good reason. These restorations are the closest thing you can get to your natural tooth, as they fully restore the function of your smile and give you the most natural appearance possible. A dental implant is a post...
The answer to this common question is most assuredly, yes. Patients are frequently referred to Prosthodontists to “repair” their jaws, after having lost several teeth due to tooth fractures, failure of a root canals, extensive decay, and bone loss from periodontal disease. In some of these cases, the damage...
Congratulations on making the decision to get dental implants! Dental implants are one of the top choices to replace missing teeth. It’s no wonder they’re popular—these implants never need to be replaced and provide a sturdy, flawless-looking replacement to your natural tooth. Taking care of your dental implants is...