Category: Dental Implants

You Have Dental Implant Questions—We Have Answers

There’s strength in numbers, especially when it comes to your teeth. You need a full set for your mouth to operate properly, and if you lose one, then replacing it is more important than just restoring your smile’s appearance. With the unique ability to replace your lost teeth’s roots, and a success rate of over… Read more »

How Cavities and Gingivitis Affect Dental Implants

Losing a tooth isn’t something you’re likely to forget, but with the right dental prosthesis, your smile can look and function as though it never happened. The most comprehensive tooth replacements are supported by dental implants, which are surgically inserted into the jawbone where your teeth once were. Implants replace your teeth’s roots the way… Read more »

How Tooth Loss Affects Your Facial Appearance

With one or more teeth missing, your smile won’t look the same. With your mouth closed, however, the loss might not affect your facial appearance. At least, not at first. When ignored, missing teeth affect more than your immediate smile; the loss can also cause your jawbone to lose density, or deteriorate, from a lack… Read more »

Important Things to Know About Tooth Loss

You know your smile looks different than before, and that might be enough to prompt you to replace your lost teeth, but tooth loss’ effects are far more significant than what you can see. Despite how often it occurs, one of the most important things you should know about tooth loss is that it’s not… Read more »

How a Dental Crown Can Replace a Dental Bridge

The dental crown is one of the most diverse treatments in modern dentistry. It can serve as a restoration, a cosmetic enhancement, and in some cases, an effective prosthetic tool to replace missing teeth. As dental prostheses, dental crowns are traditionally used to support a dental bridge. Today, a dental crown can be coupled with… Read more »

Why Dental Implants Could Be Your Smile’s Best Friend

Your teeth rely on each other in a number of ways, and when you lose one, replacing it should be your top priority. Much of modern dentistry revolves around how your teeth relate the rest of your oral/maxillofacial structures, and devising optimal ways to replace the permanent teeth you’ve lost. With the advent of dental… Read more »

Why Dental Implants Are So Popular

Have you ever wondered what makes dental implants so popular? Well, imagine having a prosthetic tooth in your mouth that is held stable thanks to the support of the surrounding teeth. Biting down on this tooth would feel strange, and each time you chewed, you would be reminded of the fact that the tooth was… Read more »

Livonia Dentist Answers FAQs About Dental Implants

Currently, millions of people across the country suffer from tooth loss. According to the American Association or Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 69% of adults over the age of 35 are missing at least one permanent tooth. By age 74, over 26% of adults have lost all of their teeth. Thankfully, your Livonia dentist, Dr. James… Read more »

Livonia Dentist: Preparing for a Dental Implant Procedure

For patients who have made the final decision to receive dental implants, this article may benefit you. Having dental implants placed is an involved process that requires a lot of time and patience. Thus, before the actual surgery takes place, it’s important to know the preparatory steps of the procedure. Dr. James Stewart, your Livonia… Read more »

Livonia Dentist Answers Questions About Family Dental Care

                      Your Livonia dentist, Dr. James Stewart, strives to provide our patients with quality family dental care. Whether your family members require routine checkups or extensive dental work, Dr. Stewart has the education and experience necessary to help transform their smiles. We offer state-of-the-art general,… Read more »