Dental implants are made of ceramic or porcelain because the materials look and feel just like real teeth. Unfortunately, this may mean they break or chip occasionally. Just like real teeth, they are not invincible and are subject to damage and wear and tear. Dental implants can break under traumatic circumstances just like your natural […]
Dental implants have been known to last for 30 to 40 years. With some people, they could be expected to be a life-long proposition. If you can replace a missing tooth with a prosthesis that is fixed securely into the mouth and fits alongside your existing teeth, without anybody knowing it’s false, do you think […]
Dental implants are, understandably, a bit of an investment in both time and money for some patients. However, they’re also a reliable facet of modern dentistry. Tooth replacement has been a treatment practiced for years and literally centuries, but after all this time and development are dental implants worth it? Is it worth filling the […]
Dental implants weren’t always the careful, precise, and reliable treatment option they are today. Through a long journey of research, investigation, and scrupulous clinical trials, the modern dental implant is the safest and strongest yet. However, before these rigorous investigations, there were the make-do eras that date far, far back that you may have thought.
What comes to mind when you think of dental implants? Do you think of a team of surgeons, big operations, beeping machinery? Dental implants can seem intimidating when they draw up these images, but actually there’s far less to worry about than you may think.
Dental implants are a great solution to missing teeth and can restore form and function to your smile, but we understand they can represent quite the investment. If you’re doing a little background reading, have been considering implants but need some guidance, or are just plain curious, then hopefully these 5 questions and answers can […]
With the party season just around the corner, we look forward to festive parties and social events with family, friends and colleagues. But when you live with tooth loss and damage, it can make these situations intimidating. When you’ve lost teeth, due to infection, an accident or breakage, it can be uncomfortable and affect your […]
Sometimes, all that you need to feel beautiful is your smile, but when you have missing or damaged teeth, it can be harder to feel that same confidence. Tooth loss can be painful, irritating and cause misalignment, but there is a solution. At Crescent Lodge Dental Practice, we have vast experience in restorative dentistry with […]
When you suffer from broken or missing teeth, it can seem like you have no option but to accept the discomfort, pain whilst trying to hide your smile in social settings. But this is not the case. At Crescent Lodge Dental Practice in South West London, we have a fantastic range of effective dental implant […]
When you are missing teeth, having a smiling picture taken can be daunting. Have you lost a tooth due to enamel erosion, cracking or possibly an accident? Do you take measures to hide your smile? Don’t feel that you have to accept your missing tooth and carry on with daily life despite the discomfort. At […]