How long does it take to heal from dental implants?

Dental implants are a procedure that is standard care for missing teeth. An implant is a surgical fixture that is affixed into the jawbone and allowed to fuse with existing bone over the course of several months. This artificial root is allowed to serve as a bridge between existing teeth, fortifying the mouth and allowing

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Can Dental Implants Treat Teeth and Gum Concerns?

When you are dealing with dental pain it is often hard to think straight. However, tooth pain is quite common, however, there are times when it is time to have your problematic tooth or teeth replaced with dental implants. For instance, if your tooth starts hurting for no reason, the pain is not from you

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What is the Dental Implants Procedure Process?

There are many ways patients can benefit from having dental implants. This procedure involves replacing a tooth root with screw-like posts made of metal. It can be used to replace missing or damaged teeth. These implants have the appearance and function of natural teeth. It is often a welcome relief from dentures and bridgework. Reasons

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Making Wise Decisions About Your Teeth

 As you get older, you might notice that there are a few more teeth in the back of your mouth. These are called wisdom teeth, and usually, signs that they are present begin when you’re about 16 or 17 years old. Sometimes, these teeth needs to be removed because they are impacted or don’t break

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Benefits of Professional Tooth Whitening

Your smile is so important!  A beautiful smile can convey confidence, health, and even professionalism. Many people agree that a smile can make or break a social situation—or a first impression. One thing we know for sure: it’s important to take care of your teeth!  And one of the ways we do this is with

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Dental Exams & Sleep Apnea

It may come as a surprise to many, but oftentimes your dentist is one of the first people that may notice signs of a sleep disorder. Sleep apnea is a condition that involves blockage of the airway during sleep, which can cause chronic snoring.  Snoring, and other mild forms of sleep apnea, can cause a

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Do I Have a Dental Emergency?

It’s a good thing if you’ve never found yourself in a dental emergency situation, but it’s still important to know when to go to a dentist and why. Although some people might not think that the teeth are an important part of their health, dental care can become absolutely necessary if your teeth are injured

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What Can I Expect When I Get A Dental Implant?

Overall, this process can take several months, and may require some recovery between treatment sessions, but patients find the best long-term results with dental implants. This means no worrying about dentures (since the implants become a permanent part of your smile and don’t come in and out), no decay (because the implant is titanium), and

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Do You Need a Dental Extraction?

Have you been suffering from a toothache that is causing you pain and discomfort? You could possibly need a dental extraction to help you with the pain you’re experiencing. If your tooth has become broken or decayed badly enough that a crown or filling won’t fix it, then your dentist may want to extract (remove)

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