Are titanium screws placed in the jawbone, underneath the gum tissue. It replaces an artificial tooth root to replace any number of missing teeth, from single to multiple and even a full arch. When dental implants are placed in your jawbone, they bond with your natural bone. Because, they are designed to fuse with your bone , they become permanent. A 3D scan image and digital x-ray can be determine if you are a candidate for an implant procedure. They is no doubt that is the best and most popular solution for replacing any missing teeth. Most people find the experience less painful and discomfort than they expect. St.Thomas Dental Center has a 97% success rate of implant procedures.
A crown is a cover or cap, that restores the tooth to its normal shape, size, and function. Zirconia crowns are based on ceramic and porcelain. These crowns are made with a CAD-CAM. This technology helps give a precise fit. The process of a zirconia crown requires an appointment for the first seating of impression, and a second appointment to place your crowns. The difference between a Zirconia crown and a Metal Porcelain crown - Zirconia crowns are much stronger and durable in comparison to metal porcelain crowns - Metal porcelain crowns are hand - made (not so precise) - Zirconia are 100% biocompatible (no allergy) - Zirconia crowns are translucent, metal porcelain crowns are not
Botox injections are now one of the most popular cosmetic treatments. Cosmetic Botox injections work by blocking the nerve signals to certain muscles. The muscles then become more relaxed. This reduces the appearance of lines and wrinkles on the skin. Cosmetic Botox is apply between eyebrows, forehead and orbicular.
Filers are products such as collagen,hyaluronic acid and calcium hydroxyl. Adds volume to the skin through tiny injections to smoothing facial folds and wrinkles. Treatment is easy and fast. Is applied in lips,cheekbones,between eyebrows, forehead and chin.
Is a permanent denture that can supported with four implants. Depending on your bone structure we can place a fixed temporary denture the same day of the surgery. Once we place your implants, we need to wait 12 weeks for you implants to fuse to your bone, to start the last step, which will be your permanent denture. The implants hold the hybrid denture in place, as well as preventing it from hitting the gums. The all - on - four uses an acrylic or porcelain denture built around a titanium framework. The framework will look a horseshoe on top without a pallet as also on the bottom. The all on four is a procedure that can be done in three steps maybe two, depending on your bone loss and structure.. Some of the benefits the all on four has is you preserves jawbone, does don’t move, replaces all teeth and function like natural teeth.
The first step of this procedure is a check-up to see if you are liable for this treatment. This treatment is a customized dental implants using technology that restores the full set of upper and lower teeth. This technology helps the procedure more precise and provides high quality results in a small amount of time frame. Teeth in One Day procedure involves placing four to eight specially designed implants in strategic positions on your arch where the bone is of the highest volume and density.To ensure complete accuracy, we create a surgical guide that is positioned over the jawbone to help placement of the implants. Advantage of this treatment is that your dentures will be stable and secure and will not move around when you have to chew. Eating will be very easy and pleasurable, after the new teeth are placed.
There are three types of denture acrylic, resin, and porcelain. To make your dentures is a two day procedure. The first day is all day lab work. First, take an impression is about an hour wait, is a height proof, to see how high and long your dentures need to be. Second impression, is called a wax proof. During, the wax proof you see the shape, length, and color of dentures. If you want to change anything, we change it during this process. The next day your dentures will be ready. We also do immediate dentures, when you still have teeth that need to be extracted, we use this kind of denture. It is not a permanent denture is a temporary denture while your gums heal and you are ready for you permanent denture. Relines are also available, there are two types of relines. A soft reline and a hard reline. A soft reline is made here in our office and a hard reline is made in the lab.
Laser dentistry is the use of lasers to treat a number of different dental conditions. It became commercially used in clinical dental practice for procedures involving tooth tissue in 1989.
Laser dentistry potentially offers a more comfortable treatment option for a number of dental procedures involving hard or soft tissue compared to drills and other non-laser tools.
Root canal Signs that you may need a root canal? - Severe tooth pain - Gum swelling - Prolonged sensitivity - Tooth discoloration Why you need a root canal? - An abscess - Tooth fracture - A deep cavity close to the nerve Root canal treatment is often a straightforward procedure to relieve dental pain and save your teeth. It is not more painful than any other regular dental procedure. For the first few days after treatment your tooth may feel sensitive or discomfort or feel a bit sore. Day by Day, you will start to feel more relief of discomfort.
Bone graft Is a surgical procedure to rebuild bone loss in the jaw. If you are missing a tooth or bone, a bone graft is used to reconstruct bone structure. The healing process takes form three to four months for you new bone to fuse completely. ( Everyone's body is different, may take more time to heal)