Month: January 2015

The Dangers of Missing Teeth

Adult tooth loss is a dental problem that is experienced by many. As the teeth age, they become especially vulnerable to severe decay and tooth loss. While the aesthetic flaws of tooth loss are obvious, there are more hidden dangers to consider when tooth loss has occurred. Missing teeth negatively affect oral functions and leave… Read more »

The Possible Side Effects of Dental Implant Surgery

Dental implants can permanently replace the roots of missing teeth, offering a secure anchor for restorations and improvement to dental function and appearance. Dental implant surgery is a relatively minor procedure, however, it does carry some potential risks and side effects. To discuss your personal risks, we welcome you to schedule a consultation with Fort… Read more »

4 Advantages of Dental Implant Retained Dentures Over Traditional Dentures

One of the primary services we provide in our office is the placement and construction of dental implant retained dentures (sometimes called implant supported dentures). This affordable option offers several of the advantages of dental implants while removing many of the traditional hardships of dentures. Here are some of the ways that this option serves you…. Read more »