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What Exactly Is A Dental Implant Anyway?

What Is a Dental Implant | Shank Center for Dentistry

So what exactly is an implant?  We get this question all the time (in one form or another).  Many times we see patients who want/need a tooth replaced, have heard that a dental implant is the way to go, but don’t really have any idea exactly what an implant is, or how we get from point A (no tooth) to point B (natural-looking functional tooth).  So here’s the explanation…what’s an implant and how do we get there.  Have questions?  Give us a call!  We’d be happy to sit down face-to-face and answer them for you!

 

What’s an implant?

             To put it quite simply, an implant is ...

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DIY Dentistry

DIY Dentistry | Shank Center for Dentistry

One of the great things about the internet is our ability to learn.  The amount of information available online is mind-blowing, and it can be a huge benefit for those who want (or need) to figure out how to do something that we don’t already know how to do.  Whether it’s how to change the brakes on your car, how to re-wire a light switch, how to fix a squeaky spot in your floor, or what you need to know to pick up a new hobby, the internet is a great resource.  Of ...

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