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Dental Implants to Restore Your Teeth

Esthetic, Strong, Lasts a Lifetime Modern dentistry has done wonders in the area of missing teeth, and dentists believe that everybody should have both the confidence that comes with a great looking smile, as well as the functionality provided by a strong, full set of teeth. Perhaps you have had an accident in which a front tooth was lost. In this case it can be a blemish on your appearance, and impede your ability to bite and enjoy food. Teeth that are less visible [...]

By |2023-09-19T08:00:30-07:00September 19, 2023|Restorative Dentistry|

Dental Implants: What can they do?

All About Dental Implants What are dental implants? And how do they work? Dental implants are just one of the options available to replace missing teeth. They are known for their strength as well as versatility in addressing a wide variety of cases. A single implant can support one replacement tooth, or multiple implants can support several restorations. Dental implants work by utilizing the latest materials and techniques. The implants themselves consist of medical-grade biocompatible titanium that resembles a tapered screw. These implants are [...]

By |2023-04-25T08:00:05-07:00April 25, 2023|Restorative Dentistry|

Ready For Dental Implants?

Dental Implants To Replace Missing Teeth For Single Teeth, Dentures, and Everything in Between If you have missing or failing teeth, there are many replacement options available. Bridges, crowns, dentures, and partials are all viable options. Still, nothing comes close to the strength and durability of dental implants to support the restoration. Implants are extremely strong. They are anchored firmly into the jaw bone, just like the roots of your natural teeth. In this way, implants provide us dentists a sturdy foundation to mount [...]

By |2022-12-13T08:00:06-08:00December 13, 2022|Restorative Dentistry|

Missing Teeth? Prevent Shift & Drift!

The human body is excellent at adapting, and our mouths are no exception. When you have missing teeth, your mouth undergoes various changes to compensate. In the short-term, you may have an unsightly gap in your smile. However, as time progresses, the surrounding teeth will begin to shift and tilt toward the open space in an attempt to close it. Even the opposing teeth across from the gap will start to protrude. The result is the disruption of all the neighboring teeth. The only [...]

By |2022-11-22T08:00:02-08:00November 22, 2022|Restorative Dentistry|

Dental Bridge, What Is It?

Get A Dental Bridge Today Replace a missing or damaged tooth. You've probably heard of a dental bridge, but unless you've had one yourself, you may not know precisely what it entails. A bridge is a replacement option for a missing tooth or a tooth that has too extensive damage to be effectively repaired. We will always do what we can to save your natural tooth, repairing it with cavity fillings, inlays, onlays, or a dental crown. However, when those are not an option, [...]

By |2022-08-02T08:00:35-07:00August 2, 2022|Restorative Dentistry|

Dentures Consultation

Get Dentures in Sacramento, CA Do you have missing or failing teeth? Most people know what dentures are, but most people who might need them aren't quite sure if it's for them. Perhaps they're worried that they will slip out of place or be uncomfortable. Or perhaps they're not sure their remaining teeth are bad enough to warrant making the switch. Whatever your concern, we can answer these questions and more when you schedule a consultation. Call us today at (916) 483-5900. Dentures are [...]

By |2022-06-14T08:00:34-07:00June 14, 2022|Restorative Dentistry|

Missing Teeth? Know Your Options

Modern Dentistry Can Replace Missing Teeth When you have one or more missing teeth, you may experience difficulty eating, chewing, or even speaking properly. And (if you're missing one of the front teeth), it can detract from your appearance as well, affecting your confidence and self-esteem! Instead, choose one of the options made available by modern dentistry. What Are My Options? Dental Bridge - A dental bridge is one of the most common options to replace a single missing tooth. And, the method has [...]

By |2022-01-11T08:00:20-08:00January 11, 2022|Restorative Dentistry|

Dental Bridge for Missing Teeth

Dental Bridge Treatment in Sacramento, CA Beautiful restorations for damaged, decayed, or missing teeth. A dental bridge is a replacement for one or more missing or severely decayed teeth. Sometimes also called a fixed partial, a bridge is an affordable option that also provides excellent strength and durability. Typically, a bridge consists of replacement teeth anchored with porcelain crowns on either side (called abutment teeth). After you've received a bridge, it's essential to take extra care when brushing to keep food debris and plaque [...]

By |2021-02-16T08:00:53-08:00February 16, 2021|Restorative Dentistry|

Dentures so Natural Looking…

Only Your Dentist Knows For Sure! With so many advances in modern dentistry, fewer people need full dentures. But for those that do have missing teeth, dentures and partials are more natural-looking and discreet than ever. We can customize a complete restoration to fit your appearance (including considerations for skin, hair, and eye color) or blend partials to match remaining natural teeth. As you age (and particularly if you wear dentures) your jaw bone may begin to shrink and cause changes to the alignment [...]

By |2020-07-28T20:47:06-07:00July 28, 2020|Restorative Dentistry|

Wishing for a Dazzling Smile?

If you could change just one thing about your smile, what would it be? Would you choose to lighten the color of your teeth? Or maybe you have chipped, cracked, or missing teeth you'd like to repair? These things happen as we age... teeth darken, little chips and gaps appear, and suddenly all those slight imperfections start to add up. But you don't have to take this lying down! We can help. Whatever your age, we have the tools, materials, and procedures to give [...]

By |2018-11-20T08:00:07-08:00November 20, 2018|Cosmetic Dentistry|