A Brief Guide to Dental Implants for Patients

A Brief Guide to Dental Implants for Patients

Dental implants are considered the optimal treatment to replace one or more failing teeth. A single dental implant can support an individual replacement tooth, while a handful of implants can stabilize a removable denture or support an entire arch of fixed replacement teeth. Whichever procedure you choose, the overall process is nearly the same. First, we will take detailed X-rays …

4 Myths About Dental Implants

4 Myths About Dental Implants

There is some archeological evidence that dental implants may have been used in prehistoric times, and we know definitively that implants have been in use since at least 600 AD. Modern dental implants date to the 1970s, but they have only been widely used since the 1990s. As technology improves, prices fall, and insurance companies increasingly cover them. Dental implants …