If you’re considering replacing a missing tooth or teeth with dental implants then it helps to have a good understanding of dental implant pros and cons. This way you can weigh up your tooth replacement options to help you make an informed decision. So let’s start off with the advantages. Dental Implant Pros and Cons … Continued
One of the first questions we’re asked after telling a patient they have a cavity is “do dental fillings hurt?” Here at Chesterfield Dentistry, our caring dental team ensure that patients have a positive and comfortable experience. So, what are dental fillings and when are they needed? Dental fillings are commonly used to repair teeth … Continued
Are you considering dental implants? If, so, then you’re probably aware that dental implants boast an extremely high success rate of 95%. You’ve probably also read on more than one occasion that dental implants can last a lifetime. That doesn’t really give any clue to their longevity since one person’s lifetime could be considerably longer … Continued
You should be familiar with what happens at a routine dental visit at this point, but sometimes the teeth may need a little extra attention. Check out our blog post where we go over the basics of a regular cleaning and how it compares to a deep cleaning.
While the thought of undergoing dental implant surgery may seem a little scary, because it is meticulously planned by a team of dental experts utilising advanced dental technologies, it can actually be regarded as a minor surgery that is relatively quick and easy. That said, it’s understandable that you would want to know what to … Continued
If you’re suffering from crooked teeth you’re well aware of how they can affect your appearance. What you may not know quite so much about, however, is how they can affect your oral health. Crooked teeth trap bacteria and particles of food, making it difficult to clean them properly. This, in turn, can lead to … Continued
Dental implants have fast become the go-to treatment for replacing missing teeth. Not only do they create a natural-looking smile but they restore confidence and have almost the same degree of biting force as natural teeth. You’ve probably read that implants can last a lifetime but how long do they last in reality and why … Continued
When it comes to dental solutions for missing teeth, it’s good to know that you have a variety of options open to you. Two of the most commonly used are dental implants vs bridges. While both approaches address the problem of restoring a smile, at a technical level at least, they are completely different entities. … Continued
If you’re currently wearing dentures, you may be curious if you can switch to dental implants instead. It’s possible to transition from dentures to dental implants, but every individual is different. Read our blog post for all the details!
Over the past twenty years, dental implants have become the ‘go to’ procedure for the replacement of missing teeth and are seen by most dental professionals as the gold standard treatment because of their many advantages. However, if you happen to be one of the many millions of Americans who are considering undergoing teeth implants, … Continued