Posts Categorized: Prosthetic Dentistry

Can I Bite Down With A Restoration Held By An Implant?

After having your incomplete smile restored, you can be a surge of confidence in your appearance. After all, you no longer have to worry about a visible gap caused by a missing tooth – or missing teeth – attracting unwanted attention. While you may be comfortable showing off your smile, will you also be comfortable… Read more »

Replacing Multiple Teeth With One Dental Bridge

If tooth loss has taken away a portion of your smile, it can be hard to smile, eat, or speak without experiencing some discomfort. One missing tooth can be frustrating on its own, but it can be particularly difficult to deal with the loss of several teeth. In addition to creating more cosmetic and functional… Read more »

Can Dental Implants Really Keep Dentures In Place?

If you worry about your dentures slipping, or if you wish they provided better support to help you with biting and chewing, you may be interested in asking about hybrid dentures. At our Shrewsbury, MA dental practice, we can work with patients on securing a stable denture that is supported by smartly placed dental implants…. Read more »

Rely On An Implant-Held Restoration To Restore Your Smile

The approach you take to restoring your full smile can impact your comfort while biting, chewing, and speaking. It can also have a long-term effect on the condition of your jawbone, and your oral health. At our Shrewsbury, MA dental practice, we can recommend dental implant-held restorations for patients who want to deal with tooth… Read more »

Maxillofacial Prostheses Offer Remarkable Restorative Value

For individuals who have lost bone or soft tissue in their face, a maxillofacial prosthetic can make a profound difference to their well-being. While patients rightly recognize that our office can help replace teeth that have been lost, we also provide prosthetic pieces to help restore areas of a person’s face. The creation and placement… Read more »

Finding Out If You Can Receive Dental Implants

If you fail to do anything about tooth loss, you will continue to struggle with the effects it can have on your oral health, and your daily life. Patients who want their full smile back can be interested in how prosthetic dental work will restore their appearance, and what their experience with a prosthetic will… Read more »

How Can One Missing Tooth Affect Your Oral Health?

A single missing tooth will do more to you than just affect the way you look. It only takes the loss of one tooth to expose you to some frustrating oral health issues. One problem is that the neighboring teeth are now less secured, and more likely to be lost. That gap can also lead… Read more »

Dental Implants Can Help Address The Loss Of Tooth Roots

Prosthetic dental work will address gaps in your smile that are created when teeth have been lost. In many cases, a patient’s interest will be in the cosmetic improvement they can enjoy from prosthetic work. However, this is not the only need that should be addressed. When a tooth is lost, you should also consider… Read more »

Closing A Gap In Your Smile Left By Missing Teeth

When tooth loss leaves a visible gap in your smile, it can seriously impact how comfortable you are with your appearance. In addition to making you more self-conscious about how you look, it can have a negative impact on how you bite and chew food, which can lead to painful problems with your jaw joints…. Read more »