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The Inexpensive Solution for Loose Dentures

If you are tired of the embarrassment caused by loose and ill-fitting dentures, there is a successful and inexpensive way to stabilize them permanently by securing them with mini-implants. After determining if this treatment option is right for you, the entire process can typically be completed in a single office visit lasting around two hours. […]

Long Island Center for OMS Dental Implants Video (#5)

Understanding the Factors that Can Influence Implant Success

Replacing a missing tooth with an implant has numerous advantages over other treatment options. However, even with a success rate of well over 95%, there are numerous factors that can influence your personal success rate. For example, patients who are non-smokers and in general good health tend to have fewer issues and better healing than […]

Why Dental Implants Work So Well

If you need to replace a missing tooth, you may have heard that dental implants provide the greatest benefit to your oral health, and offer the best long-term value. But do you understand what this tooth replacement system really is, and how it works? The key to dental implants is the part you don’t see: […]

Dental Implants Video by Long Island Center for OMS (#4)

Implant Site Preservation – A Key To Implant Success

Since the introduction of dental implants into North America in the early 1980’s, we have witnessed an evolution in how implants are used to replace missing teeth. At the outset, implants were seen as a means to provide support to overdentures for edentulous patients. Subsequently, implants began being considered for single tooth replacement and even […]

A New Standard of Care: Lower Jaw Implant

The lack of teeth or an ill-fitted denture can be far more detrimental to your overall health than most people can imagine. It can have a horrific impact on your self-confidence, your ability to speak clearly, and leave you with serious nutritional disadvantages. These troubling issues are the reasons behind the research, continued development, and […]

Dental Implants versus Fixed Bridgework – Which Option is Best for You?

If you are about to have a permanent tooth extracted, understanding the options is critical as implants and bridgework both have their pros and cons. An implant is actually a root replacement; however, unlike the root of a tooth, the implant actually fuses to the jawbone with a permanent crown attached to it. Implants function […]

Dental Implants Video by LICOMS (#3)

The Role Your Biology Plays in Implantology

There is no debating the importance of having a skilled dental professional who specializes in dental implants to replace missing teeth permanently. However, are you aware of the important role your personal biology has in the procedure? For example, you must have enough bone for implants to be anchored in successfully. And if you have […]