Removing Healthy Teeth for Dental Implants

April 19, 2024

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Extracted molar and dental instrumentsA dental implant is the most advanced method of treating tooth loss. It is the only treatment to mimic both the tooth root and the crown, providing results that look and feel natural. Although dental implants are the most successful solution for treating missing teeth, your real teeth are still the best. Your dentist will always strive to preserve your natural teeth, but there are some situations when extractions may be best. Here’s when your dentist may recommend removing healthy teeth and replacing them with dental implants.


Vitamin D and Dental Implants: A Surprising Connection

March 13, 2024

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3D render of a dental implant

Part of the reason why dental implants are so popular is due to the fact that’s they merge perfectly with the jaw, making them feel almost like a natural part of the body. In many way, they really are.

That means that, like the rest of the body, the amount of nutrients you’re getting can have an influence on the health of your dental implants. One that people often don’t get enough of is Vitamin D; here’s more information about this important vitamin, and what people can do to get enough of it.


A Beginner’s Guide to Decoding Dental Implant Jargon

February 9, 2024

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Jargon is like a whole other language created specifically for people “in the know.” It can be helpful to communicate between colleagues at an office but difficult for someone outside to understand. Patients attempting to understand their dentists when they talk about a treatment like dental implants can say the same! However, it’s easy to get up to speed on the latest lingo if you know where to look!

Read on to learn the vocabulary of dental implants so you can have more productive conversations with your dentist.