Tag Archives: missing teeth

The Pros and Cons of Dental Implants

For patients missing a single tooth or several teeth, we often discuss the pros and cons of dental implants. This option is a good solution where a patient’s tooth has been deemed non-restorable, or has already run the gambit of … Continue reading

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Complex Dental Issues From Tooth Wear

One issue that I commonly see in patients is the loss of tooth structure as a result of wear. Teeth have been worn down to the point that they can no longer function correctly, and complex dental work must be … Continue reading

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Masters in the AGD

I just completed two more courses in pursuit of my MAGD certification. The Master’s program is designed to develop mastery in all aspects of general dentistry. I love this program because it forces me to focus on my weakest areas. … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Dental Implants

The Benefits of Dental Implants  During my time as a cosmetic dentist, I have received a number of questions from patients regarding dental implants. These typically range from what is a dental implant to how long will implants last once … Continue reading

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Congenitally Missing Laterals

 The following case was a very interesting one with a few hurdles and difficult choices to make. This female teenage patient presented to the office with congenitally missing lateral incisors, meaning she was born without these teeth. Her canines had drifted … Continue reading

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