Patient Education in Arlington, Virginia
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Periodontitis is a serious gum infection that causes damage to the gums and bone that can eventually jeopardize the health of your teeth.
For patients requiring replacement of all teeth in the upper and/or lower arch of the mouth, screw retained dentures with dental implants are an excellent treatment option. They improve your appearance by replacing your missing teeth while providing improved overall function for eating and speech, with the added stability of a fixed restoration thanks to the use of implants. It will require multiple appointments for your doctor to place the dental implants and design your dentures.
Learn how dental bridges can help revitalize your smile with this video.
A bridge is used to replace a missing tooth. It uses teeth on either side of the missing tooth for support. It typically requires multiple appointments to complete the process of getting a bridge.
Learn how this procedure can help enhance your smile.
A bone graft can repair an area of the jaw where a tooth used to be, or any area where there is bone loss. This is often the first step in replacing a missing tooth with a dental implant.