You’ve heard about dental implants and maybe even know people who’ve had success with them. But what are they really, and who are they intended to help most? Today’s dental solutions are becoming better looking, less invasive, and more effective. And for those with loose or missing teeth, implants can be the most revolutionary option.… Continue reading What Are Dental Implants?
Most denture wearers have a love-hate relationship with their false teeth. While dentures are an effective way to completely replace all of the upper or lower teeth, they require a great deal of patience. They don’t function as well as natural teeth, sometimes limiting your dietary choices. Without the help of denture glue, they can… Continue reading Can I replace my dentures with dental implants?
Charlottesville patients are increasingly turning to dental implants to replace missing teeth, but not all patients are candidates for immediate dental implant placement. For candidates with significant bone loss, a sinus lift or sinus augmentation may be necessary before the implants can be placed. Dental implants are so durable and effective because they fuse with… Continue reading Dental implants: Will I need a sinus lift?