Dental Implants in Tampa, FL

Below, we’ll clarify what a dental implant is, what typical costs for dental implants are, and how to find the best doctor for dental implants in Tampa, FL. What Is a Dental Implant? A dental implant is a permanent solution for teeth that are badly damaged, rotting, or missing. When patients get a dental implant, … Continued

How Long Do Dental Implants Last? Tooth Implants Longevity

One of the biggest benefits of dental implants is their longevity. They have the potential to last a lifetime, which no other solution for missing, damaged, or diseased teeth can offer. In this article, we’ll discuss why dental implants last so long, and what patients can do to make sure they get the most out … Continued

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 4-on-1 Dental Implants – Care for Full Mouth Dental Implants

How to Care for 4-on-1 Full Mouth 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 … 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