Category: Implant Restorations

The Unique Abilities of Dental Implants

For patients who’ve lost one or more teeth, there are several options for replacing them. However, for most conventional tooth replacements, the choice mainly boils down to how many teeth you’ve lost, and whether a dental bridge, partial, or complete denture is best for replacing them. Today, however, patients who want to rebuild their smiles… Read more »

A Dental Restoration that Closely Mimics Natural Teeth

Restoring your smile means helping it regain its good health and full function, as well as its healthy and natural appearance. To do that, modern restorations must closely replicate the healthy and natural forms of your teeth, especially when that restoration’s goal is to replace one or more of them. While most modern dental restorations… Read more »

What a Custom, Dental Implant Restoration Can Do

Until the last few decades, replacing lost teeth typically meant designing a restoration that fills the gaps in your smile, but only the part that you can see. Known as your teeth crowns, the parts that rest above the gum line are the parts responsible for biting and chewing your food, helping you enunciate your… Read more »

3 Times When Dental Implants Are the Best Option

In general, dental implants can often provide the most comprehensive way to rebuild your smile following tooth loss. However, everyone’s oral health is different, and the specific benefits that implants provide for your immediate and long-term oral health depend largely on your specific oral health concerns. Today, we explore three times when choosing dental implants… Read more »

3 Benefits Only Implant Restorations Can Provide

For people who’ve already restored their smiles after tooth loss with a conventional dental bridge or denture, the improvements that dental implants can provide might seem like a luxury. If you already have a full row of teeth, what else could your restoration do? The truth is that dental implants differ greatly from traditional restorative… Read more »

Is It Worth Upgrading Your Restoration with Implants?

The fact that you’ve lost one or more teeth may not seem like such a big deal now that you’re used to wearing a custom restoration to replace them. Today’s dental bridges and dentures are often crafted with such realism that they’re nearly impossible to distinguish from healthy, natural tooth structure. However, if your current… Read more »

How Implants Optimize Your Tooth Loss Treatment

After you’ve experienced tooth loss, choosing the right replacement isn’t about completely reinventing your smile. In fact, the most effective and biocompatible dental treatments are those that closely mimic the natural design of your healthy teeth and oral structures. When it comes to replacing one or more lost teeth, that means choosing a restoration that… Read more »

What Implant Restorations Can Do that Others Can’t

Dealing with tooth loss means more than some people realize at first, and how you choose to replace your lost teeth can have a significant impact on several aspects of your smile. For example, many patients who lose one or more teeth can do more for their smile’s health and integrity by replacing their lost… Read more »

How Complete Is Your Dental Prosthesis?

To truly restore your smile after suffering tooth loss, today’s dental prostheses are designed to precisely match the size, shape, contour, and appearance of your healthy, natural teeth. However, no healthy, natural tooth is complete without a root to support it, and conventional bridges and dentures don’t come with a solution for that. With dental… Read more »

Why Dentures Become Loose, and How to Prevent It

Most of today’s dental bridges are dentures are crafted from highly lifelike materials, like porcelain and zirconia, that are almost indistinguishable from healthy, natural teeth. This gives the restorations a highly lifelike appearance, as well as the ability to better restore the functions of your lost teeth. However, the one drawback to such restorations is… Read more »