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Sep
02
Case Scenario 2
Posted by FastNewSmile®

Do you have an upper denture but want a better solution? A solution that is not only permanent but has a lifetime guarantee? We had a patient that wanted this same solution. She came in with an upper denture that she “absolutely hated” and wanted to get rid of. She was tired of having a […]

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Sep
02
Case Scenario 1
Posted by FastNewSmile®

Recently, we had a patient come to our office for a consultation concerning his upper denture. The patient had stated he had the denture for over a year but wanted something without a palate. The patient had no teeth in the upper jaw and very few in his lower jaw. The patient wanted to get […]

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Sep
02
Bisphosphonates and Dental Implants
Posted by FastNewSmile®

Oral Bisphosphonates are used or taken to help prevent osteoporosis. They help prevent bone from breaking down and increase bone density. When a patient needs to get a tooth implant, bone graft, or extraction, cells are needed to make bone and remove the bone; and the bisphosphonates interfere with the healing and restoring process. Fosamax […]

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Sep
02
Are My Dental Implant Teeth Unbreakable?
Posted by FastNewSmile®

The answer to that question would be no. Dental implant teeth can break like your natural teeth. No matter what material your dental implants teeth are made out of, they might chip and break. There are several reasons why this can happen. Eating extremely hard candy and chewing on ice can lead to a chipped […]

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Sep
02
Antibiotics and Artificial Joints
Posted by FastNewSmile®

Often times patients that come to our dental implant center have artificial joints. In the past, prior to teeth implant surgeries, dentists used to prescribe prophylactic antibiotics to help ward off prosthetic joint infection, or PJI. The American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs put a panel together in 2014 to test the use of […]

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