Restorative May 14, 2021

Dental Implants

What are Dental implants? 
Simply put, a dental implant is an artificial tooth that is placed directly within the jawbone to replace a missing natural tooth. An implant is typically made out of medical grade titanium metallic material. However, metal free options such as zirconia…

Restorative April 23, 2021

Implant Surgical Guides – How They Are Made And Why We Use Them

An implant surgical guide allows a dental surgeon to place an implant in a very specific, pre-planned location to give the most ideal depth, angulation, and size of implant to fit the space. It is essentially a hard acrylic mouthguard that fits over the adjacent…

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Restorative November 15, 2019

Dental Implants In Contemporary Restorative Dentistry

It is a well-established principle of Dentistry, that unless there is no other option, teeth should not be extracted. But, except for teeth removed for orthodontic reasons, if a tooth needs to be extracted, it should be replaced – one way or another – as…

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