Does Form Matter? Different Types of Dental Implants

Posted by Ralph Reilly on July 27, 2017

Is the idea of dental implants new to you? Are you considering getting them but not sure which direction to take? There are different types of replacement teeth that can be built on dental implants. They each come with their pros and cons that I’d like to share with you today.

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Dental Implants Don’t Decay: What Are Dental Implants Made of?

Posted by Ralph Reilly on July 25, 2017

Have you ever watched a nature show about starfish? It is so fascinating that they can regenerate another limb when they have lost one. It only takes them about a year to grow the replacement.

I wonder how many people wish they had a natural ability to generate a new tooth to replace one that they’ve lost, damaged or broken. How great would it be to have the capability to regrow teeth like a starfish regrows its limb?! Unfortunately, that isn’t the case but dental implants are the next best thing! They basically supply a third set of teeth. 

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6 Things Celebrities Do to Make their Smiles Camera Ready

Posted by Ralph Reilly on July 20, 2017

Do you ever wonder why celebrities and actors always seem to have the perfect smile? It can literally transform their careers. There are very well known actors whose career took off after they had their smile transformations.

Many of these extreme makeover shows have changed the way people think about dental care – and that’s a good thing. It has made millions of people aware just how powerful a smile is and that it can even propel you to the next level of your career. Here are some ways celebrities get their smiles camera ready:

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10 Mistakes People Make When Getting Dental Implants

Posted by Ralph Reilly on July 19, 2017

 If you had a road map of your life and could see certain catastrophes laid out in front of you, you would want to avoid them, right? I'd like to share with you some mistakes and disasters you want to avoid when it comes to dental implants. 

It is very important to do your research when selecting a dentist to do dental implants. You want one who helps you assess all possible risks and points out common mistakes like the ones below.

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Are Dental Implants Worth the Money?

Posted by Ralph Reilly on July 17, 2017

 Dan was up for a promotion, he had been there the longest and knew his work ethic and abilities outshined the rest. The day came for the announcement and he was disappointed yet again. He couldn't help but think it had something to do with his broken teeth and hidden smile. He saw the way they stared at his teeth during the presentation. 

Meanwhile, across town Jan stared at her reflection in the mirror. She began to cry as she assessed the damage of her broken, painful teeth and dreaded the thought of having her pictures taken at her daughter's wedding next spring. She raised two college graduates and had been caring for her parents for the past five years. There always seemed to be something that she felt needed priority over her dental care but her self sacrifice was taking a huge toll on her health and confidence. 

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What Are the Pros and Cons of Dental Implants?

Posted by Ralph Reilly on July 11, 2017

Do you have a missing or cracked tooth that is embarrassing to you? Have you been fighting a losing battle with gum disease? Are you fed up with your poor fitting, pain causing dentures?

You may want to consider implant dentistry. In this article, let us help you weigh the pros and cons of dental implants so you can see for yourself the benefits and make the right choice for your teeth.

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7 Types of People Who Benefit from Implant Dentistry

Posted by Ralph Reilly on July 6, 2017

When you walk into a room full of people you could never guess everyone’s life story or what path brought them to where they are but you can be sure that their stories are all different. Just as in their dental history, everyone has a different story but implants can be the perfect solution for a number of people and conditions.

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Denture Alternatives That Allow You to Eat Real Food

Posted by Ralph Reilly on July 3, 2017

If you are a person who uses dentures or partials I’m sure you are aware of the frustration that can come with dentures. The painful chewing, the mess of the denture adhesive, and those embarrassing moments that they slip out while you are enjoying a nice meal at a restaurant. But one of the things I hear most about dentures is that people are tired of eating mushy food and miss foods like a nice steak and corn on the cob.

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