Archives by Tag 'overdenture'

Different Types of Dental Implants

dental implants

02/03/2010
In addition to more than 40 different types of traditional or standard dental implants, there are now mini and even micro-mini implants; thus you can easily see the importance of understanding your options when talking to your dentist about your specific needs. From single and multi-tooth replacements to different combinations more...

A New Standard of Care: Lower Jaw Implant

dental implants

02/02/2010
The lack of teeth or an ill-fitted denture can be far more detrimental to your overall health than most people can imagine. It can have a horrific impact on your self-confidence, your ability to speak clearly, and leave you with serious nutritional disadvantages. These troubling issues are the reasons behind more...

Understanding their Differences: Fixed vs. Removable Bridges

bridgework

01/30/2010
When it comes down to making a decision between a fixed or removable bridge, the reality is that there is a balance between your preferences as the patient and what your dentist can provide. An evaluation of your remaining teeth, bone, gum tissue, as well as your need for lip, more...