Don’t Let Missing Teeth Affect Your Ability To Eat

Tooth loss can significantly affect your ability to eat and limit the types of foods that you can include in your diet. Even if you choose a traditional bridge or denture to restore your smile, you may find that you’re not able to chew as effectively as you could before. An incomplete tooth replacement –…

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Look at the Whole Picture When Considering the Cost of Dental Implants

If you’re reviewing your tooth replacement options, the costs of treatment are likely a major factor in your decision-making process. While the cost of dental implants is higher upfront than other tooth replacement methods like bridges or dentures, it’s important to know that choosing implants could save you money in the long run. Our oral…

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Same Day Dentures Will Have You Smiling Again In No Time

It’s bad enough when you have lost all of your teeth, but waiting weeks to be fitted with your new denture to restore your smile makes it even worse. Fortunately, patients don’t have to wait any more than a few hours to get a new smile with same day dentures, also referred to as All-on-4.…

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What To Expect At Your Dental Implant Consultation

Some people may be anxious in advance of a dental implant consultation because they don’t know what to expect. This pain-free appointment will merely focus on gathering the data that the oral surgeon needs to develop your dental implant treatment plan. At the dental implant consultation, patients also have an opportunity to gather more information…

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Dental Implants: Advantages of Choosing a Structurally Complete Tooth Replacement

Did you know that a dental implant is the only tooth replacement option that replaces the missing roots of teeth? Other tooth replacements, including bridges and dentures, only address the visible portions of missing teeth. By only replacing visible tooth structures, a patient’s oral health and appearance can suffer. Dental implants provide a lifelike alternative…

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Restore Your Smile With Affordable Dentures

Cost is often a consideration when it comes to restoring your smile after tooth loss, but it’s important to consider the overall picture when comparing your options. Focusing on the initial price tag might be short-sighted and cost you more money in the long run. Be careful to weigh a variety of factors in determining…

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Steps Our Oral Surgeons Take To Enhance Patient Care

The technology involved in dental implants is constantly evolving and improving, and new surgical techniques can help to maximize the success of dental implant placement. It’s important for an oral surgeon to stay updated on such developments, and the dental implant seminar is a valuable tool for this effort. That information can then be applied…

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Loose Dentures: What are my options?

Loose dentures can be tremendously frustrating for patients. They’re uncomfortable and can cause anxiety or bring down your self-esteem. Yet many patients who opt for conventional dentures find that their appliances do lose their fit over time. Fortunately, patients can improve their denture stability with an innovative approach known as All-on-4, in which an oral…

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Why can’t children get dental implants?

Dental implants are the ideal tooth replacement method for adults. These biocompatible prosthetics last for decades and promote healthy oral function. While dental implants have revolutionized the way oral health professionals address tooth loss, they are not suitable for children. Here’s why. Emerging Adult Teeth Children will lose their baby teeth; it’s a fact of…

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Should you replace or repair a chipped denture?

Have you chipped a tooth on your denture? While this scenario presents an inconvenience, denture repair is an option. When dentures become chipped, an oral health professional can repair it by replacing the broken portion of a prosthetic’s tooth with a new one. Denture repair can save you time and money but it isn’t your…

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