Curious About Dental Implants?

Are you self-conscious of your smile and would love to smile with confidence again? We know that it can be upsetting to our patients when they need to have a tooth extracted or if they have been missing a tooth for a number of years. We are proud to offer a variety of tooth replacement options for our patients. Some patients express that it can be overwhelming and emotional deciding which tooth replacement option to choose. While we feel that each option is beneficial for a variety of reasons, we think there is one option that is the most popular among our patients. Continue reading to learn more about the benefits of this tooth replacement option.

Cosmetic Dentistry – Feel Better About Your Smile

Your smile is one of the first things that people notice about you. It can help bring happiness to someone’s day, ease the tension in a tough conversation, or help break the ice when meeting someone new. While these are all positive reasons to smile, there are many people who are self-conscious and hate smiling. With cosmetic dentistry, there is no reason not to improve your smile and bring back the happy grin you once loved.

Welcome to 2020

The beginning of a new year motivates some people to start a new hobby, begin an exercise program or update their home. We like to think of it as a perfect time to improve your smile. Some of our patients, however, aren’t sure if it’s even possible to fix their dental problems. There is one easy way we can help figure out what exactly is bothering them with their teeth and how we can fix it.

Common Solutions for Damaged Teeth

Have you been tolerating issues with your teeth and smile that you aren’t happy about but don’t know how to fix? Many people go through life hiding flaws like cracked, broken or chipped teeth by covering their mouths when they speak or avoiding smiling. It leaves them feeling self-conscious in situations where they’re in the spotlight, such as work meetings or family photos.

Dental Implants Might Be Right for You!

If you have missing teeth and aren’t sure what treatment would be best for you, you are not alone. Many patients come to our office searching for treatment to replace missing teeth. The ideal treatment for you depends upon your unique situation, but many times dental implants offer the ideal solution. Why? Let’s look at the benefits they offer.

Are You Wondering How to Replace Your Missing Teeth?

When you begin to think about how to replace any missing teeth you may have, you will no doubt consider the possibility of obtaining dental implants. This is wise, because implants are an effective part of many solutions to missing teeth. However, as wonderful as dental implants are, they aren’t the best solution in every case, so it’s important to schedule an appointment with Dentistry by Angela Britt for an examination.

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Losing Teeth Can Affect Your Self-Esteem

Dental Implants Unfortunately, many people have missing teeth. They lose them for a variety of reasons, such as trauma, gum disease, or genetics. Losing teeth can affect your self-esteem and confidence. When missing teeth go unreplaced, they can affect your oral health and possibly your general health. The good news is there’s a replacement option that’s the next best thing to your natural tooth. Basics About Dental Implants Dental implants are the only replacement option surgically placed into the jaw bone. The implant is a threaded titanium post that serves as an artificial tooth root. A special connector called the…

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Implants Can Improve Your Health … Really!

You already know that implants can improve your smile … and your self-esteem. But did you know that they can actually improve your health as well? At Dentistry by Angela Britt, we want you to know all of the reasons that dental implants are one of our go-to solutions for toothlessness. Let’s Review Dental implants are tiny, biocompatible posts that are surgically implanted below your gums. After they’ve had time to heal, the implants are used as anchors for individual prosthetic teeth. These replacements not only look natural, they function just like the teeth you were born with. The obvious…

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The Wonders of Dental Implants

No matter where you look — television, billboards, movies, magazines, you name it — you see beautiful people with beautiful smiles. All of these seemingly ideal people can be intimidating to anyone, but it’s particularly discouraging for anyone facing a tooth extraction. How will a missing tooth change your smile? Will it alter the way others view you? Will you need to have additional extractions in order to accommodate a partial denture or dental bridge? Lucky for you, Dr. Angela Britt has a solution for all of your problems: dental implants. What Are Dental Implants? Dental implants are small, threaded…

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A Transformation You Won’t Believe

One of the best parts of being a dentist is merging art and science to change a person’s life. It may sound extreme to suggest that dentistry is life-changing, but when a patient is so self-conscious about their smile that they avoid talking, laughing, photographs, or social situations altogether, a cosmetic dental treatment can quite literally change how they interact from day to day. Maybe you can relate to this personally or know someone else who has had a similar experience and might benefit from a cosmetic treatment. Recently, one of my patients was selected by Paisley Magazine to participate…

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Implants In a Day? No Way!

When it comes to replacing missing teeth, dental implants are the way to go. If you’re replacing an entire arch with them, though, implants take time. Between the surgery and healing period, reclaiming your smile can take months. And while I firmly believe that the results that implants provide are worth the wait, I also understand that you may want to enjoy your new smile sooner rather than later. For those of you who are ready to flash your gorgeous grin now, I offer another type of dental implant: TeethXpress. Intrigued? Continue reading to learn more. If you’re a denture…

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Do you have missing teeth? What is happening to your jaw bone?

The loss of teeth can create many problems, including dissolving away of bone structure, loss of support for the face and damage to the remaining teeth. The face can have an appearance of sagging, wrinkles and aging. Damage to any remaining teeth can be caused by the full stresses and loads of chewing that they still must bear. Once enough teeth are missing, then nutritional changes begin to cause medical problems and your overall general well-being can be compromised. The deterioration of the jaw bones affects the appearance of how the face “drapes” over the bone. This makes you look…