More and more people are opting to go with dental implants in Arlington to replace missing teeth. They have a terrific rate of success—98 percent or higher. However, for people who have or have had gum disease, there may be some concern. Proper treatment for this bacterial infection as well as attention to detail in the preparation for and placement of dental implants is required. Read on to learn more about how an implant dentist in Arlington can restore your smile.
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June 13, 2018
May 18, 2018
With the All-on-4 procedure, you can have a full smile in just one day. All-on-4 secures a full denture to four dental implants that are strategically positioned along the jaw. The implants are set at an angle in order to take advantage of existing bone volume. Like standard dental implants, All-on-4 implants act like tooth roots encouraging healthy new bone tissue growth, which can help you retain the natural and more youthful shape of your jawbone. Because you’ve received implants and dentures in one appointment, special care must be taken post-op. Read on to know what you should do after you get All-On-4 dentures in Arlington.
May 8, 2018
If you are considering having your missing teeth replaced with implant-retained dentures, then you may want to consider All-On-4 dentures. These combine the security of dental implants with the convenience and attractive appearance of fixed dentures. Also know as hybrid dentures, in Arlington these have an excellent rate of success and longevity. Of course, there are steps you can take to ensure the integrity of your new dental implants and the attached prosthesis. Read on for more information.
April 26, 2018
Women who are postmenopausal and have osteoporosis have an increased risk of tooth loss. Of course, there are several choices for tooth replacement—a fixed bridge, a removable partial and dental implants in Arlington. The question is which one provides the most satisfaction to these women.
March 19, 2018
If you think dentures are antiques, think again. Dentures in Arlington have come a long way since your grandparents’ day. The way dentures are manufactured and the materials used are seriously new and improved. And also on the horizon is a new way to fit dentures that will make them more comfortable than ever. Read on to learn more about the latest developments in dentures.
February 13, 2018
When you first receive your dentures in Arlington from Dr. Baldwin, we take extra care to provide a custom fit. We also make any adjustments to ensure the fit is perfect. And while your dentures will look completely natural, there are a couple of things they cannot do, such as react to changes in the shape of your mouth or repair themselves in case of breakage. In either of these instances, you need to return to your dentist in Arlington to take proper care of your dentures.
January 13, 2018
Ever wonder how the American Dental Association and your dentist in Arlington came to the conclusion that dental checkups should be scheduled twice each year? Well, like many wonderful discoveries, it happened by accident.
December 28, 2017
Having a dentist you actually look forward to visiting can make all the difference in your quest for a healthy, long-lasting smile. If you are searching for a new dentist in Arlington, we’ve got some great news. There has never been a better time to check out why your friends and neighbors love Foundation Dental Solutions! Right now, we are offering all first-time visitors special savings — you can enjoy a comprehensive exam with X-rays for just $79! Keep reading to find out more about this great deal.
November 11, 2017
Let’s be honest—even when you’re Christmas gift shopping, a deal feels great! Well, have we got a deal for you! Right now you can take advantage of our Whitening Special for the Holidays. For only $150, you or a lucky person on your gift list will get custom mouth trays and two tubes of whitening gel. Dr. Baldwin will also complete a limited exam in order to determine if there are any restorative needs that need to be taken care of before teeth whitening.
October 23, 2017
Are you ready for new dentures? Then, you may want to consider recycling your old dentures.
Well, sort of.
Cosmopolitan Magazine recently reported on an Etsy seller that creates hair combs and bracelets from old dentures. Just think—the grandkids can have the pleasure of your smile with them all the time!
But seriously, dentures are a terrific way to keep that smile for yourself and enjoy all the foods you love to eat. Whether you need partial, full or implant-retained dentures, your dentist can help you select the prosthesis that suits you best.