Can Foods that Harm Enamel also Damage Your Dental Implants?

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Maintaining good oral health can be a challenge, especially when it comes to the types of foods that we consume. While there are plenty of foods out there that can help promote healthy teeth and gums, there are also many foods that can harm our dental health. In this blog post, we’ll explore which foods […]

Smoking Can Cause Dental Implant Failure

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Fun fact: George Washington had fake teeth. His wife was likely not all that enthused to kiss him, knowing they were made of hippo ivory and wood. If the father of our country was open about replacing his missing teeth with artificial ones, you can rest assured there’s no shame in having them yourself. That said, […]

Do I Need a Sinus Lift for a Dental Implant?

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Dental implants are a terrific solution for missing teeth and can help improve your oral health. However, there is a chance that your oral surgeon could recommend a sinus lift before the procedure. It may seem confusing at first why you might need a sinus augmentation, but the answer is straightforward. Let’s look at what […]

What If I’m Not a Candidate for Dental Implants?

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Dental implants are becoming both more accessible and more affordable. In fact, over the last few years, the prevalence of dental implants has increased by over 5%. The popularity of dental implants is owed largely to their ability to provide a permanent and natural-looking solution for missing teeth. However, not everyone is a candidate for […]

Why Dental Implants Are the Best Way to Replace Missing Teeth

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Believe it or not, the average American adult only has around 25 out of 32 teeth left! If you’re missing teeth, then you may feel the need to hide your mouth, but you can achieve your dream smile with a bit of dental work. There are lots of different dental services that can help restore […]

How to Care for Your New Dental Implants

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Can you believe that the dental implant industry is worth over $1.1 billion in America alone? Not only can receiving new dental implants improve your health, but it can boost your confidence by giving you the smile of your dreams. It’s always worth considering new dental implants if your dentist thinks you’re a candidate. The key […]

Dental Implant Surgery for Children: Is it Safe?

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Baby teeth start coming in at the age of six months, with permanent teeth following at about six years. Teeth eruption varies by child and, while you can rely on an approximate timetable, there is no schedule for accidents that can cause teeth to fall out. Losing baby teeth is fine, but you’ll want to […]

Dental Bridges vs Dental Implants

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A beautiful smile is one of the first things people notice. If you’ve experienced the loss of a tooth, we recommend considering your dental treatment options. There are two main courses of treatment for missing teeth: dental bridges vs. implants. Each of these dental treatment options is a personal choice. Continue reading to learn more […]

Permanent Solutions To Broken Or Missing Teeth

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It shouldn’t come as a surprise to you that when you look great, you tend to feel pretty great. Missing or broken teeth can impede your self-confidence. Untreated tooth loss can even be the cause of unfortunate health problems such as resorption (bone loss) in the jawbone, painful gum disease, or even chronic, life-threatening health issues. Thankfully, there are several options […]

New Year, New You – Contemplating Dental Implants?

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Did you know that 69% of adults aged 35-44 have lost at least one permanent tooth? By the age of 74, 26% of adults will lose ALL their permanent teeth. For many, dental implants offer an effective solution to replacing missing teeth. If you are contemplating dental implants, here are some benefits to consider for the new […]