implants vs. dentures

Are Implants Better than Dentures?

The goal of modern dentistry is to restore normal contour, functions, comfort, aesthetics, speech, and health, regardless of the disease, or injury of the dentition.  However, the more teeth a patient is missing, the more difficult this goal becomes with traditional dentistry.  The loss of teeth results in shrinkage of the bone in the upper and lower jaws. This ultimately... read more »

placing implants

Who Should You See When Placing Implants

What is the difference between a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantology (DABOI) and a specialist in dental professions like oral surgery, periodontal and general dentistry? Specialist training does incorporate some of the requirements of a DABOI, but it is minor in comparison to that of a DOBOI. When searching for a dentist to place implants, look into... read more »