Posts Tagged ‘ Dentistry ’

Dental Implants or Bridge Work- Making the Best Choice

When you need to replace a missing tooth, there are two general alternatives to consider: You can choose traditional bridgework, or select the newer option of dental implants. Both offer a solution that’s reliable, functional, and esthetically pleasing. However, there are a few important differences between the two systems. A fixed bridge is a dental […]

The Importance of Ovate Temporaries In Achieving Aesthetic Implant Restorations

One of the most difficult tasks in implant dentistry is obtaining esthetically pleasing soft tissue around implant retained crowns. Though many factors are involved in reaching this goal, few are more important than proper temporization of an extraction site. Though more implants are being placed immediately following tooth extraction, allowing an extraction site to heal […]

Surgical & Prosthetic Options to Enhance Implant Soft Tissue Aesthetics

Over the past 20 years, implant dentistry in this country has evolved from a strictly overdenture discipline to a multi-tooth and single-tooth replacement option. Indeed, it is more than an option; it has become the standard of care for replacement of missing teeth. Improved office-based bone grafting and bone preservation techniques have greatly expanded the […]