When you have lost some of your teeth it can cause practical problems, such as making it harder to chew, as well as causing confidence issues, making you feel self-conscious when talking or smiling. It is for these reasons that many people like to find a solution, but with a variety of options, such as dental implant bridges and dentures available, it can be difficult deciding which one is best for you. We have put togeth ..
The dental implant procedure (http://www.chriswooddentalimplants.co.uk/dental-implant-procedure) is made up of a number of stages, which will result in the patient having a natural looking tooth where they used to have a gap. The first stage is a consultation, where the patient can discuss their requirements and any concerns that they may have with the person who will be carrying out the surgery. This allows the patient to g ..
Have you decided to have dental implants? If you’ve carried out as much research as possible and still think that it is the right choice for you might now be wondering about the costs of dental implants. As with any procedure, one of the biggest concerns once you have decided on what you would like to have done is the associated costs. There is no doubt that the money spent on your dental implants will be well worth it. The cost of dental ..
Dental implants are generally recognised as the modern way to replace failing or missing teeth. Undoubtedly, success rates are high, but as with any procedure involving a medical device, complications are a possibility. How successfully cases with implant complications are resolved will depend on the experience and expertise of your implant dentist.
Dental implants are generally recognised as the modern way to replace failing or missing teeth. Undoubtedly, success rates are high, but as with any procedure involving a medical device, complications are a possibility. How successfully cases with implant complications are resolved will depend on the experience and expertise of your implant dentist. Dental implant complications can be categorised into three groups: 1. Early failure cause ..
At Chris Wood Dental Implant Solutions, we use a process referred to as ‘teeth in a day’. We are now able to provide our patients with an innovative technique that allows for the creation of durable and functioning teeth attached to implants on the same day that the implants are placed. How does the procedure work? Initially patients are screened with a low radiation cone beam CT scan to test their suitability for the teeth in a day t ..
Do you lack self- confidence because of loose dentures? Dental implants could be the solution for you! Many denture wearers often complain of discomfort when eating and chewing, as they feel their dentures are loose in their mouth. In addition to this, an individual’s self-confidence is often compromised as they worry that their dentures may move when smiling or speaking. Although denture fixatives do help hold the denture in position, ..
In March last year we published a blog called ‘Why dental implants in the UK and not abroad?’ We briefly covered the main reasons why patients should be having their dental implants fitted in the UK, rather than abroad. We still feel very strongly about the subject and thought we should address two more issues with dental tourism. What happens when your dental implant surgery goes wrong once back in the UK? In recent months, we have s ..
People are often nervous about the thought of a dental implant bridge and what the process entails. We can assure you they are a safe and very effective treatment. A dental implant bridge is similar to a regular bridge, but instead of being supported by your natural teeth, it is supported by implants instead. Previous patients have told us the process is completely worth it, as they feel like it’s 'the next best thing to your natural teeth.' - F.Hart
People are often nervous about the thought of a dental implant bridge and what the process entails. We can assure you they are a safe and very effective treatment. A dental implant bridge (http://www.chriswooddentalimplants.co.uk/teeth-implants/dental-implant-bridge) is similar to a regular bridge, but instead of being supported by your natural teeth, it is supported by implants instead. Previous patients have told us the process is completel ..
Dental implants can make dramatic changes to peoples’ lives. But, even though they might have heard of them, we know that people can be afraid to get in touch and take the first step. They’re afraid of how much they're going to hurt… both physically and financially. Does getting dental implants hurt? Certainly no more than any other dental procedure! Implants take place under local anaesthetic, in a relaxing, calm and safe environm ..
If you have lost a tooth due to a sports injury, oral health complications or gum disease, a single tooth implant could be the best solution for you. The implant is designed to replace a missing tooth and its root, providing the most natural appearance and function of all tooth replacement methods. Advantages of single tooth implants The main advantage of opting for a single tooth implant (http://www.chriswooddentalimplants.co.uk/teeth-im ..
- 3 reasons why dental implant bridges are better than dentures
- The dental implant procedure
- How much do dental implants cost?
- Problems that can occur with dental implants & remedial treatment
- More about our teeth in a day procedure
- Using implants to stabilise dentures
- Why you should have your dental implants fitted in the UK
- What is a dental Implant bridge?
- Dental Implants… Ouch?
- The benefits of having a single tooth Implant