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Dental Implants Can Be Used to Replace One or More Knocked-Out Teeth

There are times when a hard blow to the face can knock one or more teeth completely out of their sockets. When this happens, it often severs the periodontal ligaments holding the tooth in place and fractures the tooth at the root. This is even more likely to happen if you play in a contact sport without wearing a quality... read more »

A Missing Molar Can Be Effectively Restored by a Dental Implant

The loss of any tooth can seriously impair the function of your mouth when chewing and grinding food. This is especially true when a large molar is lost. Many of the teeth in your mouth can be replaced with a dental bridge. However, since there is no corresponding back tooth, a bridge cannot be used to replace a missing rear... read more »

Dental Bridges 101

A dental bridge may seem like a frightening procedure; however, the benefits greatly outweigh the costs. For example, a dental bridge is considered to be one of the quicker procedures for tooth replacement. A dental bridge will only take two or three visits to your dental office. Even though this may seem like a great reason to consider a dental... read more »

Dental Implants Help the Full Function of your Mouth

Dental implant technology has greatly advanced over the years. Originally, dental implants could only replace a single missing tooth. Now they can also be used to anchor a bridge or even help anchor custom dentures for a secure fit. At the initial appointment, the oral surgeon will take a series of X-rays or perform a CT scan. This will help... read more »