Dental Implants Archives

The importance of bone grafting in dentistry is mostly seen in dental treatments that require the rehabilitation of the jawbones. In some cases, jaw bone deterioration or an accidentally fractured jawbone requires a bone to be grafted on it from a different bone section in the body. This is to avoid further damage of the…

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For people with gum disease or severe tooth decay, the only solution is to extract the tooth and have bridges and dentures. But today, dental implants can also be used as the best alternative other than those mentioned above. A dental implant is used as a replacement for a removed tooth. They are also used…

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Children are susceptible to accidents and tooth infections since mostly they are physically active and sometimes they forget to brush their teeth. However, once a tooth has been knocked out either caused by an infection or an accident, it is difficult to replace that missing baby tooth since children still continue to grow. The permanent…

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Dentures also known as false teeth are used to take the place of missing teeth. It was discovered that our ancestors has been using false teeth using animals’ teeth during their time. Dentures can be conventional which means that they are detachable and there are some designs that are implanted into the gums and dentures…

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Dentures are way different from our natural teeth. It will take a couple of weeks for someone to really get used to his new set of dentures. There will be changes when eating and speaking; but once you get used to your dentures, you will soon learn how to speak properly and eat normally. Here…

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Cleaning your false teeth daily is one of the essential tasks you can do to keep your oral health in good shape. Remember that plaque can still form on dentures which make it easy for stains to form even on your false teeth. Aside from staining, you could be looking at a smelly set of…

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Most people who have dentures to replace missing teeth have initially felt discomfort due to the plastic material used to fit around the gums. There is no cushion applied to it that is why most will encounter sore gums and discomfort until they get used to having the dentures in their mouth. But now that…

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The use of dental implants is part of cosmetic dental surgery which is preferred by most that have lost a tooth or more since it look more natural and these are stronger than using removable dentures. Dental implants use a titanium component that is being installed within the bone socket where a missing tooth was….

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Dental implants which involve using titanium toot and surgically embedding it to the gums may take several months to heal. Yet researchers at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden have discovered that the healing time could be shorten by studying the surface structure of a dental implant at the nano level and not only at…

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People with missing teeth but have no remaining teeth to be used as abutments for dentures will find a better support structure for their dentures through implants. An implant-supported denture is simply a full overdenture that is attached onto implants on the jawbones for a more stable and secure support rather than resting the denture…

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