Posts by Michigan Implants & Periodontics

Is It Better to Get a Dental Bridge or Dental implants?

How a Dental Bridge Looks In Your Mouth

If you’ve lost a tooth or you’re about to, you may be wondering what the best solution is for replacing it in Jackson, MI. You have multiple options, including a dental bridge and a dental implant. But which option is better? Your choice may depend on your aesthetic goals, functional needs, oral health situation, and…

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Sedation Dentistry: How Sedation Dentistry Can Calm Your Anxiety

Dental Patient suffering From Gum Disease Symptomatic Diseases

A vast majority of the population suffers from dental anxiety. It is actually estimated that more than 10% of Ann Harbor, MI adults avoid going to the dentist because of how severe their dental anxiety is. Causes of Dental AnxietyThere are quite a few reasons people experience anxiety about dentists including the following: Fear of…

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How to Maintain Your Dental Implants

x-ray view of a placed dental implant

Dental Implants are designed to fit, feel, and function just like your natural teeth. When it comes to missing teeth dental implants are considered the permanent solution because they provide patients with a long-lasting solution to their missing teeth problem. However, although dental implants can be considered a long-term solution it is just as important…

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Getting to Know Why Extractions May Be Necessary

Getting to Know Why Extractions May Be Necessary

Dental extractions may need to occur for a number of reasons. Luckily, there is nothing to fear about a tooth extraction, because they are preformed regularly by dentists. Many people do not understand why an extraction may be necessary, so here is some information on this procedure. When you undergo an extraction, you will most…

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Benefits of Botox

Benefits of Botox

Lacking confidence in your smile does not have to be endured any longer. With the help of Michigan Implants and Periodontics, you can achieve your poised smile through Botox. Although Botox is widely known as a cosmetic procedure, the whole team at Michigan Implants and Periodontics are able to turn this treatment into a way…

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Gum Disease: Warning Symptoms And Signs

Gum Disease Gum disease is a major disease that can have a major affect on your oral health as well as your overall health. With this being said if you feel as though you may be developing gum disease then it is very important that you seek gum disease treatment while it is still in…

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Dental Implants: The Benefits Of Bone Grafting

Dental ImplantsDental Implants are beneficial for patients who are suffering from missing teeth, but in order to qualify for dental implants you may sometimes need to undergo bone grafting. This is because when you have missing teeth overtime the bone that was once used to support your missing teeth begins to deteriorate causing the shape…

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The Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique (PST™)

Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique (PST™)

Gum recession is a frequently addressed issue and can develop through common factors such as brushing, genetics and poor oral health. Gum repair has historically involved grafting and suturing, but now there is a non-surgical alternative technique. The Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique (PST™) can restore gum tissue and reverse the recession. This simple procedure offers…

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Steps for Dental Implants

Dental Implant Process

When you are missing one or more of your teeth, you probably wonder what choices are available to you in order to restore your smile. Luckily, major advances in modern implant dentistry have made dental implants a viable choice for many patients trying to replace a tooth. Dental implants require three simple steps and are…

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