Category: Dental Implants

Addressing Gum Disease And Tooth Loss

If you worry about losing teeth later in life, you should take your periodontal health seriously today. How often is a person’s tooth loss connected to gum disease? You may not realize it, but complications from poor gum health actually lead all other causes when it comes to adult tooth loss. Over time, bacteria that… Read more »

Learn More About Implant Dentistry

You can expect to have a hard time finding an adult who is happy to lose teeth. Unfortunately, if you fail to properly maintain your periodontal health, this issue and other serious concerns can hurt your smile and quality of life! At our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice, we provide services and support to help… Read more »

Will My Periodontal Disease Lead To Tooth Loss?

Tooth loss is a serious oral health problem, and it is also a real cosmetic concern. That gap in your smile can make you lose confidence in your appearance, and it can also change your bite function – and even your diet choices – in unwelcome ways. Unfortunately, tooth loss is often a problem for… Read more »

Interested In Implant Dentistry? Our Practice Can Help!

With dental implants, patients who undergo prosthetic dental work can have an easier time biting and chewing, and they can avoid problems over time with jawbone deterioration. At our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice, we are prepared to work with patients who need to begin plans for implant placement. Before you can receive your implant,… Read more »

Planning Dental Implant Placement With Your Periodontist

If you have issues with periodontal disease, you can be vulnerable to tooth loss. Many people will experience issues with an infection that result in teeth becoming loose, which can lead to their loss or the need for extraction. At our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice, we can help those individuals who have already gone… Read more »

Discussing Dental Implant Placement With Your Periodontist

While many people visit their periodontist to make sure they prevent tooth loss connected to gum disease, some patients can wait until this problem has already affected them to schedule an appointment. If you need to do something about a missing tooth, or multiple missing teeth, we can discuss restoring your smile through implant dentistry…. Read more »

Addressing Tooth Loss That Is Linked To Gum Disease

There are several reasons to worry about the effects of gum disease. If gingivitis is not properly managed, an infection can cause damage to the tissues that currently support your teeth. As this takes place, those teeth can become unstable, and are at risk for either being lost or needing to be extracted. While tooth… Read more »

Advance Work May Be Needed Before Dental Implant Placement

How does periodontal disease lead to tooth loss? When an infection forms, bacteria can cause tissue damage to both your gums and portions of bone that support your teeth. This creates an issue with attachment loss – in time, a loosened tooth will have to be extracted, or it can be lost on its own…. Read more »

Meeting With A Periodontist To Discuss Implant Placement

While tooth loss in adults is most often caused by problems linked to periodontal disease, this is just one of many problems that can leave your smile incomplete. At our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice, we understand that losing just one tooth can be devastating to your confidence, and it can cause frustrating interference with… Read more »

We Can Place Dental Implants To Help You Restore Your Smile

When periodontal disease affects an individual, there is a risk that they will experience tooth loss. Through modern, patient-friendly procedures, our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice can protect you from experiencing this by maintaining those tissues that support your teeth. If you have already experienced tooth loss, we can talk to you about restoring your… Read more »