Category: Jawbone Grafting

When Jawbone Grafting Is Necessary (and When It Isn’t)

At our Ft. Worth, TX, dental implant office, we offer a full complement of dental implant services, from designing your treatment to placing and restoring your dental implant posts. For patients who require it, we can also perform jawbone grafting for your upper ridge (sinus lift) or lower jawbone (ridge augmentation). The procedure may help… Read more »

How to Avoid the Need for Jawbone Grafting

Your jawbone is the foundation of your smile in many different ways. Most notably, it’s what anchors your teeth roots so that your teeth can bite and chew your food without moving out of place. Your jawbone also supplies your teeth with nutrients through the roots that are embedded within it. When your smile is… Read more »

A Few Interesting Points About Jawbone Grafting

Most patients who’ve lost one or more teeth qualify for dental implant placement and restoration. The lifelike implant posts, which are designed to mimic natural teeth roots, are placed within the jawbone to reestablish the functions of your lost roots. However, because of the long-term effects of tooth loss, some patients lose some of the… Read more »