Category: Tooth Loss

Preserving Your Ridge Following Tooth Loss

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When you lose a tooth, or when one is extracted, this could leave the jaw vulnerable to a breakdown in mass and density. This could even complicate the ability to replace missing teeth. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons talk about the ridge preservation process. 

Trefoil™ Supports Smiles With Three Implants

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If you have weakened jawbone structure due to missing teeth, or if you just need a more economical solution for implant placement, then we could prescribe the Trefoil™ system. This means that we support a full set of dentures on only three dental implant posts. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA,… Read more »

Let’s Talk About Full Arch Restoration

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When you lose most of your teeth, or all of them, this could cause trouble eating and speaking. To address the lost teeth and restore your ability to smile with confidence, you may need a full arch restoration. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons will explain how we rebuild… Read more »

Providing Your Smile With Full Arch Restoration

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When you lose all of your teeth, this could mean serious troubles for your oral health, and your overall health too. To provide a complete smile again, even if you’ve lost jawbone tissue, we could secure a full arch restoration with only four dental implants. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa, CA, oral surgeons talk… Read more »

Tooth Loss Treatment With A Full Arch Restoration

When we lose teeth, this could lead to not only trouble eating and speaking, but negative changes to our facial structure and arches too. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons will talk about options to restore your arch again and address even substantial cases of tooth loss with implant… Read more »

How to Prevent Tooth Loss, or Stop It from Getting Worse

The good news about tooth loss is that, despite it being common, most of the causes behind it are highly preventable. They’re also highly treatable, which means you have time to address them before they become severe enough to lead to tooth loss. However, not everyone recognizes when their risks of losing one or more… Read more »

Signs that You Might Be at High Risk of Tooth Loss

Tooth loss isn’t always as predictable as it might seem. For example, not everyone is destined to experience it, as many people might believe. In most cases, it results from a differently, highly preventable or treatable oral health condition. Unfortunately, not everyone realizes this, and by ignoring or overlooking seemingly minor oral health concerns, they… Read more »

Identifying Your Biggest Risk of Tooth Loss

The good thing about tooth loss is that, for many people, it isn’t as inevitable as they may believe. In fact, most people have a good chance of avoiding tooth loss completely by taking consistently good care of their teeth and oral health. However, that doesn’t mean you aren’t at risk for experiencing tooth loss…. Read more »

Why Adult Tooth Loss Is Such a Problem

When natural adult teeth are healthy, they have a good chance of lasting for life. They’re the strongest parts of your body, and they’re meant to bite and chew your food for as long as you need them to. This makes losing one or more adult teeth problematic for several different reasons. It’s typically caused… Read more »

What to Expect After Losing Teeth

Tooth loss is the type of situation that will always impact your oral health once it occurs. However, what that impact looks like and how severe it is depends largely on how you address the loss of your teeth. If you don’t know how serious the consequences of tooth loss can be, then you might… Read more »