After losing a tooth, or several, many patients find that the best option for replacing them is with a dental implant-supported prosthesis (i.e., crown, bridge, or denture). Dental implants are small posts made from biocompatible titanium, and after they’re inserted, your jawbone heals by fusing to their surfaces. Though they are often the optimal solution, you may still have questions about dental implants, and your dentist can answer them more extensively during your initial consultation. (more…)
While small enough to be bonded to the fronts of your teeth, the metal brackets of traditional braces can still shine conspicuously against the pearly-white backdrop of your smile. After your orthodontic treatment is complete, your smile will be straighter, more symmetrical, and more esthetically pleasing. During treatment, however, many patients find that the noticeable braces detract from their smile’s appearance. Though you can’t hide conventional braces, you may be able to choose an alternative, like Invisalign® clear aligners that don’t use brackets or wires at all. (more…)
We’ve just released a series of whiteboard videos for dentistry. Today we’re going to share our new General Dentistry video. We look forward to your input and please feel free to share these with your friends.
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