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Mar 2022

2 Dental Implants to Replace 3 Missing Teeth

Our case of the month for February 2022 is one involving 2 dental implants to replace 3 missing back teeth. Dental implants are considered the gold standard to replace missing teeth but what are dental implants? Well, essentially implants are the replacements for the roots of the missing teeth. They provide the foundation to allow us to place new teeth on top. Simple? Not really! Dental implant treatment is complicated and requires a huge amount of training, experience and ongoing education. Of course, some… READ MORE
Dec 2019

Do you have missing teeth?

Have you ever had missing teeth? It is quite embarrassing because you can't smile properly, and you become extra shy. Some people deal with missing teeth by using dentures and or bridges. What's truly remarkable, though, is what dental implants can do for you. Sure, it is all about filling in the missing teeth, but dental implants provide far more benefits than only cosmetics. Here are four benefits you will receive from using dental implants: 1 - Improving Overall Oral Health Missing teeth don't only mea… READ MORE
Dec 2017

Missing teeth and finding it hard to eat? Dental implants are the answer

Eating your favourite foods is one of life's great joys. Perhaps a medium rare steak, crusty bread, raw vegetables or a crunchy apple? Most of us take eating for granted. However, for those with missing teeth, eating may be limited to certain foods only and this certainly is not much fun. There is an answer and they are called dental implants. In simple terms, dental implants are titanium cylinders that are inserted into the jaw bone. A phenomenon called 'osseointegration' where bone grows and fuses aroun… READ MORE
Mar 2017

Case of the Month- March 2017 Dental Implants

Our case of the month for March is one involving dental implants to replace missing back teeth. Dental implants are the best way to replace missing teeth to allow you to chew and enjoy your food; after all, there are few greater pleasures in life than eating! Our case was missing a premolar and a back tooth. Just take a look at the great results we achieved: Premolar missing tooth The dental implant- natural and life like Molar missing tooth- a birds eye view The molar dental implant- function is restore… READ MORE
Oct 2016

Dental Implants- Free Consultation

We are please to announce that we are now offering a free consultation on dental implants with Dr Nissit Patel. We appreciate that considering treatment with dental implants can be a daunting prospect and one not to be taken lightly. This is why we feel it is important to get to know the person carrying out your treatment prior to making any final decisions. After all, trust is one of the most important factors with dental care especially implant dentistry. At the free consultation, you will have a full 3… READ MORE
Apr 2016

Dental Implants to replace missing teeth 2016

Dental implants are the best way to replace missing teeth- even ones that were lost many years ago. In the future, we may be able to grow new teeth but for now implants are the solution. Our case study involves teeth that were taken out a few years ago and replaced with implants: Missing teeth, large gap and unable to bite properly Implants placed- restored function and aesthetics The latter photograph was taken on the day the new teeth were fitted. We will show you how the gum improves over time and… READ MORE
Mar 2016

Dental Implants Case Study

Dental implants are the very best method to replace missing teeth. Long term studies have shown that properly planned, carefully placed and well maintained dental implants can last decades. This is not true for the old methods of replacing teeth such as bridges and dentures. Did you know that a dental bridge often involves cutting down healthy tooth/teeth to replace the missing tooth? Did you know that when a healthy tooth is cut down, there is a 20% chance that that tooth will die in the longer term and … READ MORE
Feb 2015

Case of the Month- February 2015

Our case of the month for February is a dental implant case to restore missing back teeth. Dental implants are used to replace missing teeth to restore function, aesthetics and prevent further problems of shrinkage and teeth movement. In our case of the month, our patient had lost some back teeth and there was baby tooth remaining which was about to fall out. This severely impacted on her eating and everyday function. Dental implants were the best way to replace the missing teeth with a fixed and secure fi… READ MORE
Aug 2014

Case of the month- August 2014

Our case of the month for August involves a dental implant to replace a missing front tooth. It is well known that dental implants provide the very best method of replacing missing teeth, with extensive research over many years placing dental implants at the very top of the success stories in dentistry. Missing front teeth is not only an aesthetic issue (nobody wants a gappy smile!) but also a functional issue. The front teeth are designed to incise and tear food, with the chewing at the back. It is extre… READ MORE
Apr 2014

Dental Implants to replace missing teeth 2014

Dental implants are the best way to replace missing teeth. There is certainly no doubt about this in the dental field. Why would you want to wear false teeth when dental implants can be used to provide a natural and secure replacement with long lasting results? For example, please take a look at our case study below. Here we have a missing front tooth. This is usually the worst place to lose a tooth. Just look at the result achieved: Missing front tooth- oh dear! Tooth restored with a dental implant- can… READ MORE


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