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The Parts Of A Dental Implant

Whether you’ve lost a tooth to disease or injury, a single implant is your best choice to restore the appearance of your smile and prevent loss of bone in your jaw. Although it looks and acts just like a real … Continue reading

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Teeth Grinding and Implants

There are many reasons patients see us for dental implants, but one of the most common is to replace teeth damaged by bruxism. Bruxism is the fancy term for what most people know as tooth grinding. This behavior not only … Continue reading

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How To Have Dental Implant Success

Recipe for Successful Dental Implants   For many of our patients, dental implants are the best solution to replace one or more missing teeth. Dental implants usually offer a permanent solution, however if the proper requirements are not met before … Continue reading

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Dentures That Let You Eat Whatever You Want? Yes Please!

If you are dealing with the loss of several teeth, it is not only uncomfortable but also embarrassing. You’ve been thinking about getting dentures but you don’t want to deal with the maintenance and give up the foods you love. … Continue reading

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History of Dental Implants

Dental technology has come a long way since the first evidence of implants was discovered. Archeologists have uncovered 4000-year-old remains in China with bamboo pegs implanted into the tooth socket and Egyptian mummies with teeth transplanted from other mouths or … Continue reading

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Connective Tissue Grafting

  If Dr. DeAndrade observes excessive receding of your gums, he may recommend a procedure called connective tissue grafting (gum grafts). Simply put, tissue is taken from the upper palate area and grafted to the area where the gums have … Continue reading

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Anxiety When Visiting The Periodontist

There are many ways to help deal with dental fears. We would like to help calm your dental anxiety Continue reading

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What To Expect At Your First Appointment With A Periodontist

Some people are more nervous about dental appointments than others. We understand this, and as the front desk person at this practice I can confidently tell you that we all perform our tasks with compassion and care for our patients, … Continue reading

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Dental Implants: Costs and Insurance Allowences

The cost of dental implants may vary depending on whether the patient has a single implant, multiple tooth implant or full mouth restoration. As the implant is a permanent fixture in the mouth, it is important that it be made … Continue reading

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Why Get Dental Implants?

  As the front desk manager at Anthem, I am very aware of how feeling that I am looking good, can impact on my general confidence. This is why I always enjoy it when clients are scheduled for dental implants, because … Continue reading

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