Month: August 2018

What Happens If I Don’t Replace Missing Teeth?

Tooth loss happens for a number of reasons, from injuries to poor oral hygiene and advanced cases of gum disease. However, once gaps form in your smile, then serious complications can arise. For that reason, we always recommend our Albuquerque, NM, patients with missing teeth undergo treatment.

What If I’ve Lost Several Teeth?

When a patient loses one tooth, a single tooth dental implant can help. However, what about our patients in Albuquerque, NM, that have lost multiple teeth? We can often help address advanced tooth loss with implant-supported dentures and bridges.

Can Seniors Receive Dental Implants?

As we age, our risk of losing our teeth increases. In fact, studies by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons shows that by age 74 over 26% of adults have lost all of their permanent teeth. In order to combat tooth loss and prevent changes to facial structure, we may recommend dental implants… Read more »

What Are My Implant Options?

If you lose a tooth, or if you lose several, then implant dentistry can help you obtain a healthy smile. We have a number of different implant options to address minor and advanced tooth loss, from single tooth implants to implant-secured dentures.

How Do You Restore A Dental Implant?

A dental implant is unlike traditional bridges and dentures. Instead of being held in place with suction or crowns, they are inserted into the jawbone and act as new tooth roots. In order to ensure they look natural and restore function for smiles in Albuquerque, NM, we top them with a custom-made dental implant restoration…. Read more »