Does getting dental implants have to be a long, arduous process? Or can it be done fast - in a single dental visit, while the results last for a lifetime? With Teeth In One Day at Ormond Beach Periodontics, in Central Florida, the answer is yes, you really can get the best of both worlds! Modern dental implants can be placed same-day and then last and function just like natural teeth for decades to come.
Suffering from severe gum disease - or from any stage of gum disease for that matter, is certainly no fun. Many fear getting into the dental chair, however, and don't want to undergo a painful surgery that will take 6 months of longer to heal. Is there an alternative?
Every type and stage of gum disease can be successfully treated, and in time, reversed. It's simply a matter of which periodontal treatment will be used and how much time it will take to accomplish the goal of restoring your gum health.
Anyone suffering from tooth loss and looking for a viable tooth replacement option is bound to consider modern dental implants. Most people have at least heard of them, but many still know relatively little about exactly how they work and what are their specific benefits.
"Bruxism," or chronic teeth grinding, is a very common problem that can lead to even greater problems down the road if it is left unaddressed. Practically everyone who has teeth will clench them or grind them at least slightly from time to time. That is not a real issue. But when clenching and grinding become frequent, intense, and impulsive - this IS a problem that you should see your periodontist about!