Dental Implants

Why Fixing Your Teeth Should Be a Retirement Priority

If you are looking forward to retirement, there’s something you should do to prepare yourself. And we’re not talking about shifting your assets to a lower-risk portfolio to keep them from getting wiped out just before retirement. We’re actually talking about something even more important: fixing your teeth and gums. Fixing your teeth and gums [...]

5 Signs It’s Time to Give Up on a Tooth

In general, we want to preserve your natural teeth as long as we can. However, there comes a point when it’s time to admit that the best course of action is removing the tooth and replacing it, hopefully with a dental implant.  But how do you know when you’ve reached that point? [...]

Dental Implants Through the Ages

Teeth have always played a big role in human civilization — same with tooth loss. Even now, with all the advancements we’ve made in dental technology, tooth loss is still prevalent. Partly, it's a vicious cycle: the longer you keep your teeth, the longer you can stay healthy and the longer you will live. But [...]

Can Dental Implants Cause Headaches?

Ordinarily Dick Van Dyke tweeting about headaches wouldn’t be the source of a half dozen news articles, but recent concerns over the potential side effects of titanium dental implants have set the dental community abuzz with rumors — again! Many are concerned that dental implants — specifically, titanium dental implants — [...]

Choosing an Implant Dentist

So you’ve finally decided to get dental implants. First of all, congratulations! Dental implants are one of the most reliable tooth replacement methods available, boasting a 98 percent success rate. When the procedure is finished, you’ll have replacement teeth that are just as strong, functional, and attractive as the real teeth that [...]