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How Soon Can You Eat After Getting Dental Implants?

Dental implants are the most advanced solution for missing or damaged teeth. They consist of a titanium implant post surgically placed into the jawbone, on top of which is an artificial tooth/teeth, typically made of durable zirconia. By being anchored directly into the bones of the jaw, dental implants work as artificial tooth roots. Once … Continued

Painless Dental Implants

Patients are often surprised to hear that getting dental implants from our offices can be a simple, painless procedure. The key to painless dental implants is IV sedation anesthesia, but not all offices that offer dental implants offer IV sedation. Below, we’ll describe what dental implants are, why anesthesia is important, and why not all … 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

Bad Dental Implants – What Can Go Wrong During Surgery

Missing teeth can cause pain, poor alignment of the jaws, impair your ability to eat, and even change the shape of your face. The lack of a confident smile can also cause problems with self-esteem. However, it’s possible to permanently transform your teeth and smile with dental implants. Dental implants are the best way to … Continued

What to Eat After Dental Implant Surgery – Foods to Avoid

One of the best benefits of dental implants is, that after your mouth heals and your permanent prosthetic teeth are in place, you will have no diet restrictions. However, immediately after the dental implant surgery, you will need to be careful with what you eat or drink while your gums and jaw recover. Let’s take … Continued

Do Dental Implants Hurt – Are They Painful?

If you’re looking into dental implants but are concerned about the pain and discomfort that might arise from the procedure, rest easy. Not only are dental implants the most effective way to get the fit, feel, and function of your natural teeth back, when the procedure is performed by an oral & maxillofacial surgeon, getting … Continued

How Long Do All-On-4 Dental Implants Last?

When patients consider dental implants as a possible solution to missing or damaged teeth, longevity is always a question that comes to mind. Given the general cost of dental implants, patients want to know that their investment will be worth it. Below, we will first talk about the price of all-on-4 dental implants, how long … Continued

What to Expect After Dental Implant Surgery

When potential clients begin to consider dental implants, one of the most common concerns we hear is what to expect after the surgical procedure. Fortunately, most patients who receive dental implant surgery don’t experience many complications during recovery, though this is dependent on the level of skill of their doctor. Let’s take a look at … Continued