You aren’t limited to just one or two options when it comes to tooth replacement. When you lose one or more teeth, there are a variety of prosthetics at your disposal, including bridges, partial dentures, and full dentures. However, there is one that provides natural looking and long lasting replacement: dental implants. What benefits do… Read more »
Month: April 2017
Do you qualify for implants? Can anyone receive dental implants? Unlike bridges or traditional dentures, there are factors involving jawbone strength and the presence of periodontal disease that can decide whether you’re a good candidate for implant technology.
Let’s say you’ve suffered the loss of one or more teeth. You visited our office and we were able to help you by replacing your missing teeth with dental implants. Now you have strong, lifelike, and long lasting replacement teeth. But how do you maintain your implants? What steps can you take to ensure they… Read more »
On average, a dental bridge lasts between 10 and 15 years. A removable denture, full or partial, can last between 5 and 10 years before requiring adjustment or replacement. But with proper care and attention, you can expect your dental implants to last decades, possibly even a lifetime. How do implants last for decades?