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Should I have a bridge or an implant?

If you’ve recently lost a tooth due to periodontal disease, an accident, or other dental trauma, you may be weighing your replacement options. You have a few choices: fixed bridges, full or partial dentures, or dental implants. But which do you choose? When people lost teeth in the past, only bridges and dentures were available. … Continued

I am a smoker — can I still have dental implants?

Can You Get Dental Implants if You Smoke? Yes. Yes, you can get dental implants if you smoke. But not everyone who smokes can get dental implants. At your initial consultation, we will decide if you are a candidate for implants. With an exam and X-rays, our doctors will determine the health of your gums … Continued

SHOULD I GET DENTAL IMPLANTS OR DENTURES? HERE’S YOUR ANSWER.

  Whether you’re just starting your research or you’ve been at it for a little while now, you’ve likely come across two popular options for restoring missing teeth: Dental implants and dentures Both dental implants and dentures can be fantastic options to replace missing or decaying teeth, and truth be told, there isn’t a “right … Continued

DOES DENTAL IMPLANT SURGERY HURT? HOW ABOUT AFTERWARDS?

Considering dental implant surgery to replace missing or damaged teeth, but concerned about how bad it will hurt or the pain afterwards? These are common fears. However, most dental implant patients say the procedure doesn’t hurt and the discomfort is minimal. Plus, implants are popular because they give patients a natural, lasting smile, allowing them to … Continued

Benefits of Dental Implants

What are dental implants? Dental implants are substitutes for the roots of missing teeth. They act as an anchor for a replacement tooth or crown or a set of replacement teeth. Am I a candidate for implants? Implant patients are of all ages and implants may be the right choice for anyone missing one or … Continued