What Does The Dental Implant Process Involve?

Dental implants are one of the most commonly performed dental procedures across San Francisco. The process involves replacing a damaged tooth or teeth with a replacement crown anchored into the jawbone. Dental implants are generally considered to be more effective than dentures due to their increased durability and the fact that they require less daily maintenance than dentures, which makes implant dentistry a very popular......
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What Are The Restrictions After Dental Implant Surgery?

Dental implants are one of the most common surgical procedures performed around the country and in SF. While the vast majority of them are low risk and have no complications, it is still very much a surgical procedure, and as such, there are considerations a patient must take into account after a successful dental implant surgery is completed. If a SF patient has recently had......
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Periodontal Disease And Dental Implants

Dental implants are often a popular choice for SF patients who need to replace lost teeth for either cosmetic or medical reasons. They are often a more effective long-term solution than dentures because they are stronger and do not require the same level of day-to-day maintenance. However, having dental implants put in is still a surgical procedure, and as such, a patient in SF must......
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Five Simple Steps to Prevent Tooth Loss

Tooth loss is often the last stage that a patient in San Francisco will go through when a tooth has had poor oral health for quite some time. This kind of loss often results in needing implant dentistry. Tooth loss is something that is, however, highly preventable, and the majority of the things that can be done to prevent it are both easy to accomplish......
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Factors That Can Affect Dental Implant Success

Dental implants are often an excellent option for patients who, for cosmetic reasons or otherwise, need to have a tooth, or multiple teeth, removed and replaced. And while this is not a procedure to be afraid of in any way, it is still a surgical procedure nonetheless, and as such, our San Francisco doctors often receive many questions about it from patients beforehand, especially surrounding......
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Dentures Do’s and Don’ts

While dentures are often very helpful for San Francisco patients, adjusting to them is not something that will happen overnight. It is a process that requires some work on the patient’s part. In order to prolong the life of the dentures and ensure maximum oral health and comfort, here are some do’s and don’ts to keep in mind as a patient in San Francisco learns......
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Caring For Your New Dentures

Making the adjustment from having natural teeth to dentures is something that takes time, and a patient should not expect it to be an overnight process. Once a patient in San Francisco has been sent home with a new set of dentures, there are basic things that a patient needs to be aware of to maximize both their oral health and the long-term health of......
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5 Common Misconceptions About Dentures

Putting in dentures is one of the most common procedures our doctors in San Francisco undertake on a regular basis, and it’s, therefore, one of the services we are most frequently questioned about. Unfortunately, there are a lot of misconceptions about what dentures actually are, how they work, and how they should be used. We’re going to spend a couple of moments trying to correct......
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