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Immediate Dental Implant, Implant Dentist Bowmanville

In today’s case, we discuss the idea of immediate dental implants.  Immediate dental implants are dental implants that are placed at the same time of tooth removal.  There are key criteria that are followed when attempting to place immediate dental implants as the procedure is much more technique sensitive than a traditional dental implant placement. A traditional dental implant would be placed 3-4 months after a tooth is removed and the area heals. With an immediate dental implant, the tooth is removed very carefully and the area is prepared to receive a dental implant at the same time. Advantages of an immediate molar implant: Fits multi-rooted molar socket and allows for immediate placement following extraction Maximizes bone preservation Minimizes need for bone grafting Reduces treatment time The case shown illustrates a dental implant for an upper molar that had previous root canal therapy and unfortunately the tooth developed a crack.  Keep in…

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Jul 25, 2014 by
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Implant Retained Denture Implant Dentist Bowmanville

In Today’s Blog, we feature an implant retained lower full denture. As many people are aware, lower dentures are very unstable in terms of function since we don’t have the luxury of the ‘suction’ effect as is the case with a full upper denture. Four dental implants were placed in the lower jaw for retention of a new denture.  The process took 4 months of healing and was performed by Dr. Mark Bishara at the West Bowmanville Dental Centre.  Interested in learning more about this technology and the process? We invite you to our office for a free Consultation, please call 905-697-1118.

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Jul 22, 2014 by
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