Category: Dental Implants

crowns and bridges

Dental prostheses come in a variety of forms, but they all serve the same general purpose: to replace missing, damaged, or misspaced teeth and thus restore the patient’s ability to take part in day to day activities. There are a number of different types of dental prosthesis, and each one addresses a different need or […]

dental implants

Dental implants are one of the biggest advancements in dentistry to arise over the last few decades. There are many kinds of dental implants which are in turn used to address a variety of oral health issues, but advancements in dental implant technology have done wonders for patients, their smiles, and their quality of life. […]

Tooth extraction

Socket preservation after tooth extraction is an important part of the healing process because it helps the patient recover more quickly while preventing an especially painful condition called dry socket. Also known as alveolar osteitis, dry socket is an inflammation of the alveolar bone (the thick ridge of the jaw bone which contains the tooth […]

It goes without saying healthy teeth are important. Your smile is your calling card to the world, and healthy teeth and gums help you chew, eat, and speak properly. While your teeth are some of the strongest structures in the human body and will last a lifetime if well cared for, sometimes accidents do happen. […]

dental implants consultation

Also called endosseous implants or just fixtures, dental implants are surgically implanted components that support a dental prosthesis such as an artificial tooth. They serve a number of roles in implanting bridges, dentures, artificial teeth, and facial prosthetics. While a variety of dental implants exist, the most common dental implants function as replacement tooth roots, […]