Bridges can be held in place with crowns, while partials typically need metal clasps. However, to provide these prosthetics, but ensure they last much longer and provide greater security, we can use dental implants instead of crowns or clasps. In today’s blog, your Livonia, MI, dentist explains how we support them with dental implants.
Category: Restorative Dentistry
Dental Implants For Individual Missing Teeth
Losing one tooth could not only cause embarrassment, but start a cascade of oral complications that eventually leads to further tooth loss! For a secure and long-lasting solution for one missing tooth, your Livonia, MI, dentist may suggest a dental implant and crown. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at how we create and… Read more »
What Happens To My Smile When I Lose A Tooth?
Losing one of your teeth can be embarrassing, but also cause major problems for the health and function of your smile. In today’s blog, your Livonia, MI, dentist will explain what happens to our smiles following tooth loss, and how dental implants can help prevent these complications.
Securing Your Bridge Or Partial With Dental Implants
In our last blog, we discussed how implants and crowns address individual missing teeth. In today’s blog, we’re going to move on to solutions for more severe cases of tooth loss. If you have gaps spread out across your smile, or two to three missing teeth in a row, then you may benefit from an… Read more »
Replacing A Single Lost Tooth With Dental Implants
When you lose one tooth, this could lead to a gap in your smile and over time, serious complications. To avoid these complications and enjoy a long-lasting tooth replacement, we may suggest a dental implant and crown. In today’s blog, your Livonia, MI, dentist looks at the benefits of replacing missing teeth with implant dentistry.
Does My Smile Need An Implant Bridge/Partial?
Typically, a bridge or a partial will be held in place with crowns or metal clasps. However, these usually need to be replaced after about five years. However, if we secure them with dental implants, then you have the opportunity to enjoy a prosthetic that lasts for decades! In today’s blog, your Livonia, MI, dentist… Read more »
What Makes Mini Dental Implants Different?
For patients in Livonia, MI, with missing teeth, we have a number of options to restore the gaps in their smiles. From single tooth dental implants to implant-secured bridges and dentures, we can provide long-lasting and durable solutions to tooth loss. But what about mini dental implants? What makes them different, and who is a… Read more »
Could Gum Disease Cause Tooth Loss?
Our doors are currently closed for general, preventive, and other elective procedures at the moment, limiting our care to emergency situations only. Which means caring for your smile from home is crucial. With that in mind, your Livonia, MI, dentist would like to highlight the importance of managing gum disease, and how if left untreated,… Read more »
Why Do We Lose Our Natural Teeth?
We often talk about how to address the loss of one or more of your teeth, but what causes a person to lose one or more of their teeth? In today’s blog, your Livonia, MI, dentist discusses the common factors behind adult tooth loss, and the importance of replacing these lost teeth to protect your… Read more »
Stronger Smiles With Implant Dentures
For people missing most or all of their teeth, problems could arise unless this problem is addressed. You could be at a higher risk of developing an aged appearance, or seeing your overall health suffer. In order to offer something more secure than traditional, removable dentures, your Livonia, MI, dentist may suggest an implant secured… Read more »