Category: Dental Implants

A Few Considerations Before Getting Dental Implants

When you lose one or more teeth, their loss can become one of the biggest factors in the state of your oral health. The best way to control the potential effects to the rest of your smile is to replace the lost teeth, and in many cases, dental implants offer the most comprehensive solution for… Read more »

A Closer Look at the Advantages of Dental Implants

Tooth loss has become less prominent as dental health care has advanced, but it still remains a significant problem for a large number of people. Fortunately, replacing lost teeth has become just as effective and convenient as taking care of your smile, especially with the help of highly lifelike dental implants. At our Lafayette, LA,… Read more »

How Do Dental Implants Compare to Other Prostheses?

You shouldn’t ignore any concern with your smile’s health and wellbeing, but when it comes to tooth loss, hesitating to act could lead to a complex series of problems. For instance, a missing tooth not only affects your smile’s appearance, but it also changes how well your bite works and can impact the alignment of… Read more »

Fortifying Your Smile With An Implant

Losing a tooth as an adult is not so much a fun experience. It can be traumatic and scary. If the tooth is in the front of the mouth in a visible spot of the smile, it can feel like an emergency to get your smile looking right again. If the lost tooth is further… Read more »

Why Is A Dental Implant Important?

Your smile is strongest when all of your natural teeth (with the exception of some wisdom teeth) are present. The loss of your permanent adult teeth can take a negative toll against your oral health. Tooth loss can lead to a loss of bone density in your supportive structures, a loss of confidence in your… Read more »

Does My Smile Qualify For A Dental Implant?

Losing a tooth as an adult comes with a handful of negative consequences for your smile and health. Replacing a tooth can be important to managing those negative consequence. Replacing the roots of the tooth with an implant can help ensure that your smile remains strong and healthy. However, there are certain obstacles that may… Read more »

Surprising Consequences Of Tooth Loss

When you lose a tooth as a child, it often came with a friendly visit from the Tooth Fairy. Unfortunately, losing any teeth as an adult is usually much less fun. Losing a tooth in adulthood can happen for several reasons that can include severe damage or decay, gum disease, injury, or overcrowding. If a… Read more »

Rebuilding Your Incomplete Smile With A Dental Prosthetic

If you are missing a tooth, or missing several teeth, you can be quite unhappy with your smile. Some people with this issue can go so far as to try and avoid smiling altogether! That being said, there are oral health issues that come with tooth loss that can cause serious issues, and also deserve… Read more »

Complete Your Smile, Improve Your Confidence with a Dental Implant

When was the last time you looked in the mirror and liked the smile staring back at you? Has it been several years? Does it feel even longer? What about the last time you actually enjoyed a dinner out with friends, or a holiday feast with your family? Adult tooth loss can make many once-enjoyable… Read more »

Complete Your Smile This Holiday Season

When was the last time you smiled confidently? What about when you last enjoyed a meal, comfortably? Was it before your tooth loss? As a child, losing a tooth can prove an exciting rite of passage, and a chance to enjoy a treat – or two- from the Tooth Fairy. Unfortunately, for adults, tooth loss… Read more »