Month: April 2018

Dental Implants

Dental implants are surgical titanium post that dentist use to mount a tooth or a bridge. The post goes down in the jawbone to, unlike dentures. These become permanent so the user does not have to worry about them coming loose. Dental implants do not have to be anchored to other teeth which enhances oral health. Before getting dental implants, the dentist needs to ensure that the bone has an adequate structure for the implant to stay in place. If the bone cannot support the implant, a bone graft may be needed to ensure the implant can stay in place.

Procedure

The dentist will drill a hole into the jawbone, where there is no tooth. Dentist use guides such as CT scans to ensure the post is put in the right place. After the post has been put in, it will slowly be widened so the implant can be screwed …



Are You Interested in Brighter, Whiter, And Healthier Smile?

If you’ve been wondering what can improve the condition of your smile to a whiter, brighter, and healthier appearance, cosmetic dental services will help. A smile makeover reinvents your smile into everything you’ve ever hoped for by taking your facial appearance, skin tone, hair color, and teeth into consideration. Smile makeovers could involve the use of veneers, tooth implants, teeth whitening, or dental bonding.

Before visiting a cosmetic dentist, it’s important for a patient to decide what they like or don’t like about their smile. It’s very important for a patient to determine what part of their smile reduces their self-esteem or makes them more self-conscious. By clearly communicating these ideas to a cosmetic dentist, an individual will be able to thoroughly discuss the treatments they will need to achieve their goals.

Misalignment

When the teeth are misaligned, or overlapping, gaps are usually visible between the teeth. To straighten the …