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Bowmanville Dental Implants, Tooth replacement options

In today’s case, a healthy 26 year old female presents with loose Maryland bridge that was previously replacing her upper left tooth which was missing from birth. A Maryland bridge is an artificial tooth that is bonded to the two teeth beside it. The most esthetic and long term solution is a single new dental implant in this area. Minimum bone is present to the sinus floor. The sinus is a hollow area that is above the roots of upper back teeth. When placing an implant in an area of minimum bone, we augment the sinus floor with new bone. This allow for placing an implant of adequate length. Implant placement and final implant crown. The patient was thrilled with the result, we no longer have to worry about food getting caught underneath the old bridge, or problems with flossing of the area underneath the bridge. For your free dental…

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Aug 18, 2014 by
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Immediate Dental Implant Bowmanville

In today’s case we feature an immediate dental implant placed in the upper premolar area. The tooth had previous root canal therapy and crown that unfortunately broke at the gum line level.  The patient was given the choice of tooth removal and immediate dental implant placement.  Three months of healing occured and a new dental implant crown was placed.  The patient was very happy with the final outcome. The advantages of an immediate dental implant are 1)reduced cost of surgery 2) reduced number of surgeries 3) reduced healing period   Can you tell which one is the new artifical tooth?  For your free dental implant consultation , contact us at 905-697-1118

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Aug 17, 2014 by
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Bone augmentation, Sinus lift, Implant Dentist Bowmanville

In today’s case, a healthy 26 year old female presents with loose Maryland bridge that was previously replacing her upper left tooth which was missing from birth. A Maryland bridge is an artificial tooth that is bonded to the two teeth beside it. The most esthetic and long term solution is a single new dental implant in this area. Minimum bone is present to the sinus floor. The sinus is a hollow area that is above the roots of upper back teeth. When placing an implant in an area of minimum bone, we augment the sinus floor with new bone. This allow for placing an implant of adequate length. Implant placement and final implant crown. The patient was thrlled with the result, we no longer have to worry about food getting caught undernath the old bridge, or problems with flossing of the area underneath the bridge. For your free dental…

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Aug 9, 2014 by
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