Restorative Dentistry

Understanding full mouth reconstruction.

The Art of Full Mouth Reconstruction: Restoring Function and Aesthetics

Getting Your Smile Back With Full Mouth Reconstruction A PubMed study revealed impressive results in dental rehabilitation: a 97.9% dental implant survival rate and enhanced patient satisfaction within six months of treatment.  This study highlights the power of full mouth reconstruction, a comprehensive approach to simultaneously restoring oral health, function, and aesthetics. Beyond the physical…
Preparing to get dental implants.

So Your Dentist Recommends Dental Implants. What Happens Next?

Preparing for Dental Implant Surgery  Navigating the world of restorative dentistry can feel like a daunting task, especially when considering solutions like dental implants. If your dentist has recommended this option, you’re probably wondering, “Why dental implants?” and “What happens next?” Dental implants, which involve a surgical procedure to replace missing teeth, are frequently recommended…
What does tooth extraction mean for me

Tooth Extraction: When Is it Necessary and Is it the End of Your Beautiful Smile?

Why Damaged Teeth Can’t Always Be Saved You rely on your dentists to save your teeth from decay, gum disease, and damage, so it can be a shock to find out you have one or more teeth that need to be extracted. Although the idea of having a tooth pulled can leave you feeling uneasy,…
Implant dentist in Corpus Christi

10 Things To Know About Getting Implants From Your Corpus Christi Dentist

Important Facts About Dental Implants Missing teeth are a frustrating but common problem millions of adults face. Dental bridges and dentures have filled gaps in peoples’ smiles for decades, but dental implants have rapidly become the new standard in permanent tooth replacement options for some very good reasons. Here are the top 10 facts you…
Understand tooth loss

Tooth Loss: Causes, Risks, Tooth Replacement Options, and More

Tooth Loss More Common Than You Think Tooth loss is a serious problem for patients of all ages. More than 36 million Americans don’t have any teeth, with 120 million missing one or more teeth. However, you can take steps to protect your natural teeth, replace missing teeth, and continue to enjoy a happy and…
What type of dentures are for you

Do You Need Partial Dentures, Full Dentures, or Implant-Supported Dentures?

How to pick the right type of dentures. Tooth loss is a common dental problem that most adults will face at some point in their lives. Periodontal disease is the leading cause of missing teeth in adults, followed by tooth decay and dental injuries. Whether you’ve lost teeth to oral disease or an injury impacting…
A full mouth restoration to make you smile

10 Dental Procedures That Could Be Part of Your Full Mouth Restoration

Restoring and Enhancing Your Smile When you have multiple concerns with your smile and oral health, you may benefit from a treatment that includes several procedures. Both a full mouth restoration and a smile makeover can accomplish this, but for different goals.  A full mouth restoration, or full mouth reconstruction, is a comprehensive treatment that…
Replace a missing tooth with a dental bridge

Missing a Tooth? The Best Way To Fill the Gap Might Be a Dental Bridge

According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, adults 20 to 64 years have an average of 25.5 remaining teeth. That may sound like a lot, but the truth is that adults should have 32 teeth (four of which are wisdom teeth). And though missing teeth in adults are common, leaving that gap…
Dental implant restoration can make your life better

6 Top Ways Dental Implant Restorations Can Transform Your Entire Life

The health of our mouths and smiles is critical to our overall health. But many patients don’t stop and think about why. And it’s pretty simple. When our mouths are in poor health—cavities in our teeth, gum disease, or otherwise—it can also impact the rest of our bodies. Bad oral health is directly correlated with…

Dental Implant Side Effects

When someone has experienced adult tooth loss, there is no greater restorative dentistry treatment than dental implants. Dental implants replace the roots and crown of a tooth to provide the most stable and durable missing tooth treatment. Dental implants are placed via oral surgery, so patients can expect the procedure to result in some side effects. Here, [...]