Posts Categorized: Tooth Loss/Replacement

FAQs: Dental Bridges

Do you think you have a decent handle regarding the details of dental bridges but you wouldn’t necessarily bet on it? When you find that you have collected some facts but that your general knowledge is a bit scattered, it’s a good idea to come talk with us! We are your professional dental care team,… Read more »

Q&A: Avoiding Tooth Loss

One of the most surprising things a patient learns is that tooth loss can affect anybody. It’s not something that occurs based on age or many of the factors you might assume. Instead, it is primarily linked to the way you care for your smile. If your oral health is in good shape, there’s only… Read more »

How Dentures Can Improve Your Life

Chances are that you know someone who has dentures, even if you don’t realize that they have them. Although not a new concept, today’s dentures are crafted from innovative materials, like durable dental porcelain, that closely mimic your natural smile’s color and light-reflecting properties. Although designed with esthetics in mind, dentures provide much more than… Read more »

Dental Implants for Single Tooth Replacement

If you’ve lost most or all of your teeth on a single dental ridge, then you may find solace and restored confidence in an implant-supported denture. However, what options do you have if you’ve only lost a single tooth? Though not as devastating as complete or near-complete tooth loss, a single missing tooth can still… Read more »

3 Tips For Tooth Loss

If you’re dealing with tooth loss – particularly if this is the first time you are missing a tooth or teeth – you can quickly find yourself in over your head. You will naturally want to research tooth replacement solutions (and choose one) but the process can become somewhat daunting. That is – unless you… Read more »

Facts About Dentures

Have you learned a great deal about full and partial dentures on your journey to discover the type of teeth replacement that seems to best suit your tooth loss needs? Or, are you just beginning to learn about your options for achieving a complete smile? Attempting to gather all of the details can feel a… Read more »

Dental Bridge Dictionary

Do you have a pretty clear understanding of dental bridges but when you begin delving a bit deeper into the details, you find yourself bogged down with new vocabulary? This is completely understandable – as you seek out the particulars, you will find that you come across dental terminology you have never heard before. Rather… Read more »

What Do Dental Implants Replace?

The simple answer is that dental implants replace lost teeth. The more thorough answer is that a dental implant is surgically inserted into your jawbone to replace the root(s) of your lost tooth. Made from biocompatible titanium, a dental implant is designed for osseointegration—the process by which your jawbone fuses to its surface. When coupled… Read more »