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Does Your Dental Implant Need Some Overnight Protection?

Dental implants are an investment. There's the financial cost, and the fact that the implant requires surgery, recovery time, and diligence while the implant is being incorporated into your jaw (which is a mechanism known as osseointegration). If you're informed that your dental implant might require some form of protection, it's in your best interests to follow this advice. Fortunately, this protection doesn't require much effort on your part, and you can literally do it in your sleep. Read More 

4 Incredible Benefits Of Dental Implants You Don’t Want To Miss

You can lose your teeth due to oral trauma, normal aging, or dental infections. When the milk is already spilled, you will have no other choice but replace the missing tooth. The longer you wait to find a replacement, the more you risk losing more teeth. The dental care industry has come a long way to provide effective teeth replacements after teeth loss. Dental implant treatments are some of the most preferred and popular remedies for tooth loss. Read More 

Common Preparation Tips To Follow Prior To Oral Surgery

If you are scheduled to have some type of oral surgery done — such as if you need to have impacted wisdom teeth removed or if you are having surgery done for TMJ — then it's probably important to you for everything to go well during the procedure. The primary thing that you can do to prepare yourself and ensure that things go well is to talk to your oral surgeon and to follow their advice. Read More 

Porcelain Veneers: Why Invest In Them?

Porcelain veneers are often considered a cosmetic dental treatment, even if they are at times necessary and prove to be beneficial for the patient in many ways. Porcelain veneers, like many dental procedures, are also a noticeable investment, costing $925 or more per single tooth. While this may sound like a steep investment, particularly if you are having your whole mouth treated, the investment can be worth it in many ways. Read More 

What You Can Expect When You Arrive Home After Implant Surgery

The idea of having a dental implant placed in your jaw can be a little scary, as this is a surgical procedure. However, you can rest assured that dental implant surgery is a relatively low-risk procedure and one that many dentists have performed thousands of times. The risk of any side effects is low, and the risk of very serious side effects is even lower. Still, it's nice to know what you should expect after you arrive home from your implant surgery and once the Novocaine starts wearing off. Read More