When natural teeth fall out, crack or severely decay, there are two options to choose from: dentures or implants. If you’re like most people, you’ll choose dentures because they are most cost effective and the implant procedure can take longer complete. But, that’s no longer the case. New dental implant technology allows you to have […]
Are Dental Implants Guaranteed For Life?
Losing teeth is a difficult prospect. As our adult teeth grow in, we expect them to last forever. Unfortunately, there are a number of things that can happen that cause teeth to fall out. Some lose teeth to illnesses or medications that they have taken in their lifetime. Others lose teeth due to accidents, such […]
Smoking and Dental Implants: What You Need to Know
Revitalize Dental Implants understands that most smokers know that they are more likely to suffer dental issues, such as gum disease and tooth loss than nonsmokers. However, what many don’t realize is that smoking can have an impact on tooth replacement as well, especially if an implant-based reconstruction is the desired option. If you’re interested […]
Dental Implants – A Quick History
Did you know that creating replacement teeth for a lost tooth goes all the way back to ancient Mayan civilization? Archaeologists who have excavated sites from as far back as 600 A.D. have found human skulls with actual dental implants in them. It appears early “dentists” were crafting these implants from jade stone and seashell […]
Is it Better to Get a Dental Implant or a Bridge?
If you’ve lost a tooth or several of them and are investigating your options for repairing your smile, you’ve likely been offered both dental bridges and dental implants. In Edmond, these are the two most frequently recommended choices. Which is the better option? Either can offer a better looking smile or restore chewing ability, but […]
How 3-D Imaging Technology Improves Dental Implants in Edmond
Dental implants are the most advanced option in dental restoration, surpassing all others in terms of protecting oral health and function and improving appearance. The advantages of dental implants have become even greater in recent years with the advent of 3-D imaging technology, a tool that has enhanced the safety and precision of dental implant […]