Who needs to undergo dental implant surgery? If you are missing one or more teeth, have teeth that are severely damaged or decayed, or have had teeth removed due to injury or periodontal disease, you may need dental implant surgery. Dental implants are metal posts or frames that are surgically placed into your jawbone under your gums. Once in place,…
Full mouth implants are also referred to as “All-on-4 implants.” This type of dental implant attaches to the jawbone to create a permanent teeth replacement and a beautiful smile.
Here at South Bay Dentistry & Orthodontics, we strive to give our patients the best possible dental care available. This includes using the latest technology to offer the best dental experience and results. Our new iTero oral scanner is the fastest and most accurate way to give our dentist the best picture of your oral condition and prognosis.
A root canal is an endodontic procedure used to clean and restore an infected tooth. To this day, the term carries with it the outdated and largely inaccurate stigma of being an unpleasant and even painful experience. This simply is not the case. Having the procedure done today is quick and painless. In fact, you will likely be back to work or school the very same day.
If you’re missing any of your natural teeth or need to have some removed, dental implants can give you the look of your original teeth.