Dental Implant 101: Are Dental Implants Safe?

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Crafting hypo-allergenic dental implants has been a regular, safe, and consistent part of dentists’ work since 1965. Yet many prospective patients know very little about dental implants. This lack of knowledge can lead to worries about the safety of implants and the implantation process. 

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Safe Dental Implant Treatment in Phoenix AZ

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Dental implants are false teeth that are attached to metal stems which are then inserted into your gums. They have been around since 600 AD, and still remain one of the most popular forms of dentistry. 

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How To Stop Bleeding Gums

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You may be on top of brushing your teeth and looking after them, but do you pay the same kind of attention to your gums? Many patients make the mistake of ignoring them, and if left untreated it can become a lot worse. Gums offer vital support to your teeth and are essential to your overall oral health.

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What Are Teeth In A Day?

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Replacing teeth can often be a long process, sometimes involving a series of treatments over a period of months. Many patients don’t like the idea of going weeks or months with missing teeth.

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What Does A Periodontist Do For Receding Gums?

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Receding gums can be caused by a number of things, including gum disease, brushing your teeth too hard, hormone changes, or even just genetics. Whatever the cause of gum recession, it can cause problems for your dental health, in addition to affecting the aesthetics of your smile. There are several options to treat receding gums, including gum grafting. One of the more modern options for treating receding gums is the Pinhole Surgical Technique. This receding gum treatment in Phoenix is performed by Dr. Trujillo, who is one of the few periodontists trained in this technique. The treatment has a number of excellent advantages for those who need it.

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Start your day with a beautiful smile.

When you visit our office, your oral health is our top priority. Dr. Trujillo and his entire team is dedicated to providing you with the personalized, gentle care that you deserve.