Restorative dentistry involves the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of oral diseases in order to restore teeth that are decayed, chipped, cracked, discolored or even missing.
Dental implants are metal posts that are surgically positioned into the jawbone beneath the gums. Once in place the dentist to mount replacement teeth onto them.
The implants are fuse to your jawbone, which provide stable support for artificial teeth. Dentures and bridges mounted to implants will not slip or shift in your mouth. Therefore is an important benefit when eating and speaking. Because crowns, bridges and dentures when are implanted feel more natural than the conventional ones.
Is important to mention that, for some people, ordinary dentures are not comfortable or even possible due to sore, spots, poor ridges or gagging. In this cases are highly recommended the dental implants.
In order to receive dental implants you need to have healthy gums and adequate bone support to receive the implant. You must also commit to keeping this structures healthy through oral hygiene and regular dental visits, which are critical to the long-term success of dental implants.
Patients are offered the option of both composite white restorations and also conventional amalgam.