Month: September 2020

When Your Smile Benefits from Tooth Extraction and Replacement

The health and integrity of your teeth can potentially be compromised by a number of different things. Fortunately, most of those things can be effectively addressed with the right restorative dental treatment. For many of the most common concerns, restorative dentistry can help you successfully restore and preserve a tooth that’s been compromised. However, in… Read more »

Can You Get Dental Implants if You Wear a Denture?

When people choose to get dental implants, there are often several common things to consider. For example, the number of teeth they’ve lost will determine how many dental implants they’ll need, and what type of restoration will work best once they’re placed. However, for patients with more severe cases of tooth loss who already wear… Read more »

Why Tooth Loss Is Just the Start of Oral Health Problems

For many people who experience tooth loss, it’s the severe result of another underlying oral health concern. For example, the most frequent reason for tooth loss is severe gum disease and the damage that it causes to the supportive structures around your teeth. However, the loss of one or more teeth doesn’t mark the end… Read more »

Why You Lost Teeth, and What to Do About It

The loss of your healthy, natural teeth doesn’t occur for no reason, and it isn’t a natural part of the aging process, as some people may believe. On the contrary, tooth loss is the result of several different potential concerns, which is why understanding the specific cause of your tooth loss is important to restoring… Read more »

The Real Importance of Replacing Lost Teeth Roots

The main reason why addressing any oral health concern as soon as possible is because, in most cases, they’ll continue to get worse until you do. When it comes to addressing tooth loss, however, some of the consequences can continue to impact your smile even after you’ve received a custom restoration. That’s because the loss… Read more »

Things to Ask Yourself About Jawbone Grafting

Restoring your smile when you’ve experienced one or multiple severe oral health concerns can sometimes be more complex than it seems at first. For example, when some patients experience tooth loss and want to rebuild their smiles by replacing their lost teeth, the most important part of the restoration is often the implanted post that… Read more »

Why Some People Benefit More from Smaller Dental Implants

While dental implants are a highly successful option for replacing lost teeth, there are sometimes certain considerations that come with receiving them. For example, some patients may have lost a significant number of teeth, or have lived with tooth loss and its consequences for many years. In some cases, this can lead to a weakened… Read more »

Restoring Your Smile with Dental Implants

Tooth loss leads to several diminishing effects on your oral health bite function, which is why replacing lost teeth and restoring your smile is so essential to preserving your good oral health. When it comes to replacing lost teeth, the right solution often depends on how many teeth need replacement. However, patients have another option… Read more »

Reasons to Worry Less About Extracting a Tooth

After being told that your tooth needs to be extracted, it’s natural to have a few questions and worries about it. For instance, if the condition is bad enough to warrant extracting a tooth, then you might worry what other impacts to your oral health are there to be concerned about. While the need for… Read more »

Things to Address Before Getting Dental Implants

The point of dental implants is to address your tooth loss in a way that helps you regain most of the vital functions of your lost teeth. This means replacing the roots of your teeth to reestablish their ability to sustain your bite pressure and to stimulate your jawbone structure. The process of rebuilding your… Read more »