Dental Implants – Questions & Answers

Dental implants are human-made replacements for the root of a tooth. If a patient has broken or missing teeth due to injury, periodontal disease, decay, or congenital defects, a dental implant can replace a single tooth, several teeth, or the entire upper or lower jawline. Most modern dental implants are made of titanium and look…

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Top 10 Reasons Why Dental Implants Are The Perfect Solution to Tooth Loss

If you are someone that has considered dental implants, but are still unsure about the benefits of the treatment, here are ten good reasons why implants are the best available solution to tooth loss… #1. They Have A Natural Appearance Dental implants are simply the closest replacement to natural teeth. The crown (or prosthetic tooth) sits in exactly the…

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Never Have Loose Dentures Again: Permanent Dentures in a Day

“My Dentures Are Loose” is a common complaint that dentists and oral surgeons hear all the dentures in a day time. This is usually from a patient that is wearing an older denture or is on their second or third denture. Understand that when you lose your teeth, the supporting bone ceases to have a…

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Do You Have a Failing Dental Implant?

Dental implants have a stellar track record. In fact, they’re successful for up to 98 percent of patients. But what happens the other two percent of the time? It’s extremely frustrating, to say the least. After all, dental implants come with a significant cost and you expect them to last for decades. When they do…

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What Is the All-on-4 Implants Process and Am I A Candidate for All On 4 Dental Implants?

If you have suffered total tooth loss, have been told it is imminent, or currently wear ill-fitting removable dentures, the All-on-4 dental implant process is an option that you should look into. In Indianapolis, All-on-4 Implants Procedures offer a faster solution to tooth loss than traditional implant procedures, restoring the look, feel and function of natural teeth in one…

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Look Years Younger With Dental Implants Indianapolis

You typically spend the first couple decades of your life wishing you were older, then sometime, years later into adulthood, you start wishing you looked years younger. Here at Indianapolis Oral Surgery & Dental Implant Center many patients who have experienced dental implants in Indianapolis have told us that implants have not only improved the way that…

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Taking Care of Your Dental Implants, The Right Way in Indianapolis

Dental implants are the number one solution for restoring missing teeth for many reasons. They have a high success rate, they improve the abilities of chewing and eating, and they look and feel just like natural teeth. Plus they are affordable! However, even though they are esthetically indistinguishable from natural teeth, dental implants do require special care. …

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Can I Get Implants If I Have Dentures Already?

It’s a question many people ask themselves on a regular basis: “If I already have dentures, can I get dental implants?” The short answer? Yes! Thanks to today’s technology and advancements in dental techniques, the vast majority of people are candidates for dental implants, even if they already have dentures. If you live in or near Indianapolis, IN,…

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May is Older Americans Month – A Reason to Smile

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]May is Older Americans Month, officially designated as a time to honor the enormous contributions people aged 65 or older have made to our society, communities and country. The original proclamation, issued by President John F. Kennedy on April 18, 1963 read in part: “This large segment of our population represents a great national resource…

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