Pros and Cons of All on 4 Dental Implants

Missing teeth affect much more than one’s appearance. They cause problems eating, difficulty enunciating correctly, can lead to jaw pain from the poor alignment of one’s remaining teeth, and cause bone loss in a person’s jawbone. Replacing missing teeth with dentures may seem cost-effective, but dentures – be it traditional or snap-in dentures – have … Continued

Teeth Replacement Options to Restore Your Smile

If you have missing, damaged, or unhealthy teeth, you may also be missing the confidence that comes with a full, healthy smile. You likely struggle with eating a normal diet and may even struggle with normal speech. If these are problems you are looking to address, teeth replacement might be the solution. When Is It … Continued

$399 Dental Implants-Why People Say It’s a Scam

As is the case with most goods and services, you often get what you pay for. Dental implants are the best solution for replacing missing teeth, but they’re not a cheap fix. As such, in the recent decade or so, unscrupulous marketers have started advertising dental implants for $399, a price that is too good … Continued

All on 4 vs. All on 6 vs. All on 8 Dental Implants

Patients who are interested in All-on-4 dental implants may have seen other “all-on-X” procedures available (e.g., all-on-6, all-on-8). It’s common for patients to have questions about the varying all-on procedures, how they differ, and how a patient can make sure they get the right procedure for their unique needs. Below, we’ll describe those differences, the … Continued

What Are Mini Dental Implants – What Do They Cost?

Mini dental implants became popular 20 years ago and have been marketed as a cheaper solution to traditional dental implants.  Below, we’ll talk about what exactly mini implants are and how they compare to traditional dental implants. What Are Mini Dental Implants Mini dental implants are small prosthetics that can be used to replace damaged, … Continued

Anchored Dentures – What Are They and What Do They Cost

Anchored dentures are a choice for patients who are struggling with several damaged, failing, or missing teeth. Patients may choose anchored over traditional dentures, since the anchored option provides better grip and better bite strength. If patients are considering anchored dentures, they’ve likely looked into permanent dental implant solutions such as all-on-4 as an alternative … Continued

Zirconia All on 4 Dental Implants vs Other Materials

Patients have several options for materials when they look to get dental implants, and the material of your new teeth usually have an enormous impact on the price. Most dental implants will use titanium screws to anchor into your jaw, but the teeth on top can be made of a variety of choices. Unless you’ve … Continued

How to Clean All-on-4 Dental Implants – Care for All-on-4s

How to Care for All-on-4 Dental Implants Dentures, whether they are traditional or snap-in dentures, have a lot of disadvantages. They’re fragile, they slip out of place, stain easily and accumulate unpleasant odors. They also have to be replaced every 5 years or so. Dentures sit on top of your gums and the seal between … Continued

What are the Negative Effects of Dental Implants?

While dental implants boast many benefits, patients should be aware of some potential negative effects that they may experience. This is particularly true for negative effects that are caused by choosing an inexperienced doctor. Below, we’ll talk about potential negative effects, the most common cause for the long-term negative effects, and how patients can avoid … Continued