Tag: dental implants

Dental Implants and Diabetes

For those who are missing one or more of their teeth, dental implants are a popular choice for restoring dental appearance and function. However, dental implants are not suitable for all people. Typically, those with uncontrolled diabetes don’t make good candidates for dental implant treatment, but, just because you have diabetes doesn’t mean you can’t… Read more »

Avoid the Need for Dentures Realignment with Dental Implants

If you currently wear a removable dental prosthetic, you may have to get it realigned periodically. Because your jawbone and gums recess over time, your denture will become lose. This may cause embarrassing slippage, and it may impair your dental function. However, advanced implant supported dentures can protect the natural structure of your jawbone. Patients… 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 »

What Do Dental Implants Cost?

There is little question that dental implants are the strongest and most durable treatment option for patients who have experienced adult tooth loss. While the benefits of dental implants are clear, many patients are reluctant to undergo treatment because of the cost. It is true that dental implants are one of the more costly dental… Read more »

How Our Office Lowers Tooth Implants Cost

At our Fort Worth practice, we work to make tooth implants cost affordable for you. One of the ways we do this is through what we call our All-In-One-Place Advantage, which allows us to handle every stage of your treatment ourselves. As you will see, this unique feature can reduce your price considerably. The Dental… Read more »

What Is An All On 4?

All on 4 is a uniform implant procedure that replaces a whole row of upper or lower teeth with an acrylic denture that is screwed permanently onto four dental implants. While All on 4 procedures allow immediate loading (putting the denture onto the implants the same day that the implants are placed) permanently fixing acrylic… Read more »

7 Steps to Take After Your Teeth Extractions

Sometimes our patients don’t qualify for our same day tooth extractions and dental implants. This could be due to their unique bone anatomy, or it could be due to pre-existing oral health complications that require them to heal before dental implants can be placed. Therefore, it’s important that you know the correct way to take… Read more »

Restore Your Smile and Dental Function with Full Mouth Reconstruction

The state of our teeth and oral health can either be a source of embarrassment or pride. When you suffer from dental damage, smiling or being close to other people can make you feel self conscious about your appearance. Fortunately, full mouth reconstruction treatments can improve dental appearance, restore oral health, and allow you to… Read more »

The Advantages of Zirconia Crowns and Bridges

The Advantages of Zirconia Crowns and Bridges Many offices offer crowns and bridges for use with dental implants, but not every office makes them out of zirconia. Our Fort Worth office offers zirconium crowns and bridges as a solution when restoring your smile with dental implants. Zirconia is a white element, and it is the… Read more »

Implant Supported Dentures Can Restore an Attractive, Functional Smile

Implant Supported Dentures Can Restore an Attractive, Functional Smile When adult teeth are lost due to injury, damage, or decay, there are a number of oral health consequences. Oral functions are likely to become difficult or painful, the health and structure of adjacent teeth become compromised, and the jaw bone may begin to lose density…. Read more »