Have you recently had a tooth removed and are unsure if you are going to replace it? We know that it can be heartbreaking when a tooth is removed. No matter if the tooth is lost to decay, injury, trauma, or a medical condition, it can be tough to decide whether the tooth should be replaced. We are here to tell you that no matter the location of the tooth, it should always be replaced. Read on to learn about the importance of replacing your missing tooth.
Have you recently had a tooth extracted and are deciding which tooth replacement option is best for your lifestyle? We know that it can be a difficult decision to make, so we encourage our patients to think about their long-term oral health goals. Our number one recommendation to patients is a treatment that is a permanent tooth replacement and offers numerous benefits. Interested in learning more? Read on to learn about this popular and life-changing treatment.
At Family Friendly Dentistry, we are always striving to improve the quality of service and care you receive when you are in our office. We use state-of-the-art technology and treatment techniques to offer you the latest and greatest in dental care. Dental technologies and treatment procedures are ever changing. Our team believes strongly in continuing their dental education and training whenever possible to be sure our patients are receiving the latest in terms of new techniques. Dr. Haring and Dr. Cobb recently attended an Implant Success Today training seminar in Wisconsin to help better serve the needs of our dental implant patients. If you are unfamiliar, dental implants are artificial tooth roots that are placed in the jawbone and used to support a prosthesis such as a dental crown.
It can be very emotional to have a tooth extracted or deal with a missing tooth or teeth. After dealing with those emotions, we at Friendly Family Dentistry don’t want choosing a tooth replacement option to be a difficult decision for you. We work with our patients to help them make a decision on an option that is most beneficial to their lifestyle. That being said, our first recommendation and most popular choice among patients are dental implants.
Are you missing a tooth and are unsure which replacement option is right for you? Whether you are missing a tooth due to an extraction, injury, or genetics, it can be overwhelming making the decision about which replacement method is correct for your lifestyle and budget.
re you looking to make a change in your smile but are unsure which path to take? There is no better time than the start of a new year to invest in yourself. The past ten months have been difficult for many of us, so now is a good time to take the leap and treat yourself to a “smile makeover” that you can be proud to show off.
Despite improvements in dental care, millions of Americans still incur tooth loss, mostly due to tooth decay, periodontal disease, or injury. For many years, the only solutions to these problems were the use of crowns, bridges, and dentures. Thankfully, today we also have dental implants. A dental implant is a high-tech replacement tooth that mimics the whole tooth structure. A titanium post is surgically inserted into the jawbone beneath the gum line and then a crown, or the replacement tooth, is affixed to the implant.
Due to normal wear and tear, common dental conditions arise — tooth decay, worn down teeth or cracked teeth, and more. Dental crowns can help protect teeth by completely covering the tooth to prevent further damage as well as improve the appearance of a tooth. A versatile treatment, crowns are used in many dental applications, such as:
Implants are a popular dental treatment thanks to advances in modern dentistry. Using cutting-edge technology and techniques, most implants have a very high success rate and will last a lifetime if properly cared for. They are not only used for replacing one tooth but can replace multiple teeth as an alternative to dentures.
Are you missing one or more teeth, or do you have a severely damaged tooth that needs to be extracted? Have we told you that you are a good candidate for a dental implant? We know that some of our patients are considering having implants placed but are concerned about proper aftercare. Read on to learn how you can ensure that your implants stay healthy.