If you are missing one or more teeth, your dentist will likely recommend replacing them with implants rather than with a bridge. Dental implants, after all, are the most durable and resilient tooth replacement option. The metal implant can last for the rest of your life, and the crown portion of the tooth should only need to be replaced every few decades. But what makes dental implants so resilient? Here's a look. [Read More]
Signs Your Dental Filling Needs To Be Replaced
Most people will develop at least a single cavity in their lifetimes. If you have had one or several cavities treated, then there is a good chance that composite resin was used to fill the tooth once the decay was removed. Resin is aesthetically pleasing, but it does not always last as long as silver amalgam. This often means that the resin needs to be replaced after some time. If you want to know if your filling needs to be replaced, then keep reading to learn about some signs that this does need to be done. [Read More]
What Are Dental Implants And How Do They Work?
If you are missing some teeth then you may have heard about dental implants and the possibility of them being used to replace your teeth. Before you seriously consider them you will want to learn more about them, what they are and how they work. This article will serve as a helpful guide to dental implants so you can learn the basics, making it easier for you to determine whether or not you should seriously consider them for your situation. [Read More]
One Key Benefit Of Dental Implants: They Protect Healthy Teeth
When you are missing some teeth, there are several options you could choose from if you want to replace the teeth. These options include removable partial dentures, dental bridges, or dental implants. When you compare these three options, dentists will usually recommend choosing implants, because they offer so many benefits. One of these benefits is that dental implants do not affect any of the healthy teeth in your mouth, and here are several things to know about this. [Read More]