Category: Jawbone Grafting

A Few Things to Know About Jawbone Grafting

Different oral health concerns can impact different aspects of your oral health and structures. Yet, in many of their severe cases, this harm includes some form of damage to the foundational ridges of your smile. For example, severe tooth decay could infect a tooth’s root canal, which extends into the bone structure of the dental… Read more »

Are There Ways to Avoid Jawbone Grafting?

After losing or having to extract one or more natural teeth, their loss can have continuous impacts on many other parts of your oral health. One of the most profound impacts is the loss of mass and density that occurs within the jawbone structure in the area where you’ve lost teeth. The roots of your… 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 »

What’s the Point of Jawbone Grafting, and Do You Need It?

One of the most important reasons for addressing oral health concerns promptly is to mitigate the consequences that they can have on your oral health. With most conditions, especially tooth loss, those consequences extend beyond the problem itself. For instance, after you lose one or more teeth, the loss not only affects your smile’s appearance,… Read more »

When Bone Grafting Is Recommended Before Implant Placement

How prepared are you to have your smile restored through implant dentistry? While people are often excited by what an implant-held restoration can do for them, there may be issues that have made it difficult for them to move forward with treatment. At our Fort Worth, TX clinic, we have helped many individuals who have… Read more »

A Few Important Points About Jawbone Grafting

While dental implants are a great solution for addressing most people’s cases of tooth loss, there are times when receiving dental implants means undergoing one or more additional procedures to restore your smile’s foundation. One of these procedures may include jawbone grafting, which is the process of strengthening an area of your jawbone with the… Read more »

What You Might Not Know About Jawbone Grafting

There are several different conditions that could potentially impact the health and integrity of your jawbone structure. For example, one of the reasons why gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss is because it systematically erodes the gums and jawbone structure that support your teeth. Also, the loss of your teeth roots can… Read more »

A Better Understanding of Jawbone Grafting

There are several complex consequences of oral health conditions like tooth loss and the underlying factors that lead up to it. Among these is often the weakening and erosion of your healthy jawbone structure, which is one of the more significant underlying causes of tooth loss, as well as one of its most important consequences…. Read more »

Is Jawbone Grafting a Good Idea for Your Smile?

Sometimes, restoring or rebuilding your smile might require a bit more than you expect. For example, if you’ve lost a significant number of teeth, then some of the consequences of tooth loss may have created a need for additional procedures, such as jawbone grafting. Before planning your smile restoration, we can perform a comprehensive examination… Read more »

How to Lower Your Chances of Needing Jawbone Grafting

Tooth loss is a serious condition all by itself, but it also has several contributing factors and subsequent consequences for your oral health that rebuilding your smile can sometimes require more than you think. For example, patients who experience tooth loss often benefit most from replacing them with one or more dental implants. However, if… Read more »