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30May, 2017

What are the Signs of Dental Implant Failure?

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Receiving dental implants can be a great thing for your oral health and appearance. But dental implants can fail, and that can result in the need for further treatment. Here are some answers to important questions to help you find out if your dental implants are failing: 1. Can Dental Implants Break? Dental implants are usually made of titanium, a strong kind of metal. That being said, breakage of implants posts can still occur. Causes of dental implant breakage can be things like a strike to the jaw area, or […]

16Mar, 2017

Why Do I Need To Have My Wisdom Teeth Removed?

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This is a frequently asked question that deserves a real answer based only on solid facts. Many dentists suggest having wisdom teeth removed even if they are not causing a problem. Wisdom teeth or what are often referred to as the third molars situated towards the very back of the mouth only may not need removal if they are healthy and have erupted or grown in completely in a normal way. When the wisdom teeth are positioned correctly, and the patient enjoys a healthy bite with opposing teeth, wisdom teeth […]