The Common Causes of Tooth Loss and How to Fix Them

A stunning smile is the cornerstone of many people’s confidence, but healthy teeth require care. Comprehensive daily oral care is the key to total mouth health. Despite the delicate balance required to keep your teeth in the best shape, many people don’t think about the possibility of losing teeth. But tooth loss doesn’t happen after […]

How Missing Teeth Affect Your Face Shape and Jawline

No doubt, you are aware of the importance of a beautiful smile, but did you know that nearly 40% of people worry about the appearance of their mouth once a month, if not more. Also, due to the appearance of their teeth and smile, 45% experience low confidence, and 70% never smile in photographs! Can you imagine […]

Are Dental Implants Safe? What You Need To Know

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If you think you might need a dental implant, this question can get in the way of you taking the next steps. Surgery can be scary—even one as simple as a dental implant. Should you voluntarily put something foreign in your mouth? What if no one can tell you’re missing a tooth? Are dental implants […]

Dental Implant Procedure: What You Need To Know

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In the 50s, much of the hope for the future was big, bold technology that augmented day to day life. In the 21st century, most technology is getting smaller and, more efficient, and seamlessly integrated. You’re far more likely to know about technology than notice it with today’s focus on nano and micro. The field […]

What Are the Pros and Cons of Dental Tourism? 10 Key Facts

Experts forecast the global value of the dental implants market to reach $9 billion in 2027.  That’s how popular and sought-after dental implants have become. And for many reasons, seeing as these fixtures offer numerous benefits, especially permanence. They have a high success rate, and they can last for 20 years or even longer. However, […]

Permanent Teeth Replacement Options: Dental Implants

In the US, an estimated 178 million people have at least one lost or missing tooth. Worse, 40 million individuals no longer have any of their natural, permanent teeth. If you’re missing any of your pearly whites, you don’t have to, nor should you live your entire life without them. You have teeth replacement options, the longest-lasting […]

Dentures vs. Implants Which Is Better?

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Losing your teeth can be rather stressful and confusing. Tooth loss is a fact of life for many as we age, but we also see tooth loss for many younger people in our dental practice. Approximately 69% of adults ages 35 to 44 have lost at least one permanent tooth to an accident, gum disease, […]

Regaining Your Confidence with Dental Implants

Regaining Your Confidence with Dental Implants

Aging brings upon many different aspects of life, we most likely are not accustomed to at younger ages. Part of aging can mean illnesses, wrinkling skin, and even tooth loss. Our smiles are a unique part of our traits, and losing it could mean lack of confidence. Tooth loss culprits are different for everyone, but […]

Top 4 Benefits of Full Arch Dental Implants

Top 4 Benefits of Full Arch Dental Implants

Dental implants are the most feasible and effective solution for missing teeth because they are both aesthetically appealing and made to look, feel, and function like your natural teeth. While there are different types of dental implants full arch dental implants are beneficial for patients who are missing several teeth. Dr. Phillip Gordon specializes in […]