Archive for August 27, 2014
When your teeth don’t look their best, it’s hard to feel your best.
But with the many advances in dental technology that have come about in recent years, there’s pretty much a cosmetic dentistry procedure that can fix any sort of dental imperfection. From the dental implant procedure to simple professional teeth whitening procedures, your cosmetic dentist is the perfect person to help you smile with more confidence for the rest of your life.
Here are four of the most popular cosmetic dentistry procedures that will give you a reason to smile again:
1. Dental implants: For people missing one or more of their natural teeth who don’t want to deal with crowns, dentures or bridges, the dental imp
What is a mini dental implant?
Mini dental implants share several key characteristics of traditional types of dental implants. Both consist of titanium bases or screws that replace the roots of missing teeth, and both can be used to support crowns, bridges, or dentures, especially in edentulous patients.
Unlike standard implants, which require several weeks for the jawbone to heal between implant placement and prosthesis, mini implants usually consist of one simple, minimally invasive surgery in which the implants and dental prosthesis are placed in the same day, in as little as an hour.
Pros of mini implants