A dental implant replaces the roots of a missing tooth. The device, which is inserted through the gingival tissues and positioned in the jawbone, becomes increasingly secure in the bone through a process called osseointegration. As the wound from the implant's placement heals, the bone cells grow around the device, filling any gaps between the implant and the bone. If there are no hindrances to the healing process, the implant becomes fully stable in about three to four months. [Read More]
Need Braces Without The Appearance Of Braces? Try This.
Many people have never heard of sublingual braces, and that's a shame. They can be the option you're looking for to straighten your teeth without marring your appearance. Read on to learn more about sublingual braces. How Do They Work? Sublingual braces look a lot like traditional braces. But wait! Don't worry, you won't be able to see them at all. That's because sublingual braces are essentially standard metal braces that are mounted to the backs of your teeth. [Read More]
Benefits Of Using An Orthodontist For Treating Your Teeth Alignment Problems
There is a misconception by many people that orthodontic treatment is only for looks. That's far from the truth. There is far more worth to orthodontic care than a lovely smile. Your teeth and jaws need to be in alignment in order for proper biting, chewing, and speaking to take place and work smoothly. Orthodontists specialize in diagnosing, preventing, and correcting bad bites. If you have issues that hinder biting and chewing your food, an orthodontist can realign your jaws to fit with each other. [Read More]
Veneers To Improve Your Smile And Give You Confidence
A crooked smile can make it hard for you to feel confident. With cosmetic dental veneers services, you can have teeth that are oddly shaped, crooked, discolored, or even not long enough turned into teeth that fit perfectly in your mouth. Veneers are a permanent solution, when you are looking to change how your teeth look on the surface. When you have teeth that are structurally sound, but you don't like the shape, veneers can have a big impact. [Read More]