Understanding Dental Implants

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By Timberlake Dental curated from International Congress of Oral Implantologists

“Generally speaking, if you have lost teeth you are a candidate for dental implants…”

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An important aspect of teeth and their role in healthy bone structure in the mouth is that the normal everyday activity of chewing and biting by the teeth strengthen bone in the jaw. Losing teeth, therefore, has a negative impact on bone health in the jaw.  Proper use of dental implants to restore a full set of teeth is therefore a healthy choice, as well as a positive cosmetic change.  This article includes an enlightening explanation of these issues.

Dr. Rodney Chowning, General Dentist, Denton, TX