If you are missing teeth or wear dentures, you will be interested in one of the most exciting services in dentistry “osseointegrated” dental implants! Millions of Americans have one or more missing teeth. Estimates are about 30 million wear full dentures, and that 10 million of them – 33 percent! – cannot wear their dentures comfortably. Now, with dental implants, you will never again have to worry about loose, embarrassing dentures, or removable bridges or crowns. Some people say that implants feel as much a part of their mouths as their natural teeth once did.
Advancements in laser dentistry have led to the creation of the Laser-Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®). This procedure is an alternative to more traditional forms of gum surgery, and in addition to the fact that involves using advanced technology the LANAP® procedure is also minimally invasive meaning less discomfort for the patient. Let’s explore the benefits of LANAP® laser gum surgery.Read More
Dentists commonly tell their patients to watch out for gingivitis. Gingivitis, also referred to as gum disease, affects many people. There are many causes for gingivitis, and many symptoms to look for. Overtime, gingivitis can turn into periodontal disease, and even worse, tooth loss, so it is important to stay on top of your oral health.Read More