Dental implants owe success to advances in technology, materials

Dental implants owe success to advances in technology, materials

Dental Implants Thanks to advancements in technology, there are permanent solutions to tooth loss that cold make you forget somethings gone missing. Materials Made of biologically compatible titanium, dental implants are artificial roots that take the shape of a rounded or fluted screw.  They provide the foundation for crowns and affixed dental bridges, and can …

Periodontal disease and Americans

Periodontal disease and Americans

Periodontal Disease and Americans Research shows some alarming statistics concerning periodontal disease. According to the World Health Organization, approximately 50 to 90% of adults worldwide have gingivitis. Half of Americans aged 30 or older have periodontitis, the more advanced form of periodontal disease. THE CAUSES & SYMPTOMS Periodontal disease is an inflammatory disease that affects …