This Resource Library is home to information regarding the treatment of dental implant technology. There are many misunderstandings and myths surrounding this important topic, and we hope that you will find this information useful when making an informed decision on whether or not dental implants are right for you. The following articles were contributed by The Institute for Dental Implant Awareness Clinical Advisory Board, in order to better serve and educate our patients and the general public. Please follow this link: The Dental Implant Guide to The IDIA for more information.
Affordable Denture Replacement
Lower dentures are rarely comfortable. Studies show that at least half of all lower denture wearers are not satisfied with the comfort, or stability, of their dentures. Fortunately, patients who decide to replace their lower dentures with implant-supported overdentures experience an improved quality of life, with more comfort and the ability to eat healthier foods.
This articles answers questions such as, "Is any dentist qualified to surgically place dental implants," and "are all dental implant treatments the same quality?" These are important questions when deciding whether dental implants are the right choice for you.
Patients have many options when choosing a dentist and surgical specialist. The Internet is populated with information about many providers performing surgical procedures, such as extractions, cosmetic periodontal (gum) surgery, and dental implant placement. However, it is important to remember that with any surgical procedure, there are inherent risks that could be alleviated with experience.
Watch this video to learn more about dental implants, and see Dr. Leslie Davis explain why there is no reason for anyone in today's society to wear uncomfortable dentures. Dental implants and All-on-4 technology have revolutionized the way that people with tooth loss are living their life.