If you are missing one or more teeth, then you may be considering dental implant placement in Chicago. For many years, dentures and bridges were the options to remedy tooth loss. Dental implants, however, offer several advantages, so you may want to have a discussion with an oral surgeon about what is best for you. Want to know if implants are right for you or what the surgery is like? Keep reading to find out.
Armitage Oral Surgery Blog
May 16, 2018
April 19, 2018
If you’re looking to replace missing teeth with dental implants, we encourage you to take time to do research and shop around. Most general dentists offer implant placements now, but for many, visiting a specialist like an oral surgeon or periodontist is a better option. In this post, we’ll review some of the things you should keep in mind when choosing a dental implant provider. Before you begin a treatment as advanced as implant supported tooth replacement, you should feel 100% confident, so take your time, do your research, and get the smile you deserve.
March 26, 2018
As you may know, dental implants are an outstanding solution for missing teeth. They’re superior to other options because they offer unparalleled strength, stability, and appearance. But what if you’re like many people and have always been anxious about dental work? Understandably, you might want to know whether the process is painful before making your decision.
In this blog, we’ll discuss what you can expect during the implant procedure – it’s probably less involved than you thought! Then we’ll review how IV sedation can help you if you struggle with dental phobia. With this sedation option, you can rest assured knowing that you’ll get all the benefits of dental implants in Chicago, without the fear or anxiety!
February 8, 2018
Do find yourself waking up often with a migraine? Do you experience them throughout the day, making it difficult or even impossible to complete your work effectively? Migraines are one of the most frustrating and debilitating symptoms you can experience as a result of TMJ disorder. In fact, there are many negative side effects that accompany TMJ disorder in Chicago, so you’ll want to listen to your doctor to get it taken care of.
If you experience migraines and haven’t rule your out your TMJ, keep reading. It could make a huge difference.
January 7, 2018
If you’ve been using dentures for a long time, you’re probably already familiar with the issues they cause on a regular basis. Even though you’ve been taking care of them, they have a tendency to keep falling out. It’s been happening so often, it doesn’t seem worth keeping them in the first place. Fortunately, there’s a better solution.
Thanks to dentures supported by dental implants in Chicago, you’ll have more confidence to eat the foods you love and speak without fear of them falling out. Keep reading to learn more about the benefits of implant-retained dentures.
December 7, 2017
Are you ready to join more than 500,000 people this year who will be replacing their missing teeth with dental implants? That is great! You will be making an excellent investment in your quality of life and oral health. However, before you are ready to start your journey to a complete smile, you have some concerns about the cost of dental implant placement in Chicago. It is only natural to have some questions about the price as they do tend to cost more than traditional options, like dentures. When planning for the financial aspect of the treatment, there are several factors that must be considered.
November 24, 2017
You are anticipating your upcoming oral surgery to put it behind you; however, you have some concerns about what to expect afterward. As with any invasive procedure, there will be a certain length of time that you will need to spend healing. To make the process easier, your oral surgeon in Chicago has several tips and recommendations for you. Prior to your appointment, it is best to be well prepared to make the recovery time less stressful.
October 26, 2017
Many of us feel lucky enough to skip visiting an oral surgeon for most of our lives outside of wisdom tooth extractions, but oral surgeons do so much more than just tooth extraction. Knowing when to visit your oral surgeon may be the difference between having a tooth extracted and perfecting your smile. Read this post to learn more about what services oral surgeons provide and how they can help you find more reasons to smile.
September 12, 2017
After dealing with your missing teeth for years, you finally decided to go see your dentist and do something about it. Once they went through all of your options, you both concluded that dental implants are the best solution for you. The first step in the process involves a minor surgery, which your dentist does not provide, so what do you do now? How can you get dental implant placement in Chicago? If you’re ready to replace your missing teeth using the most comprehensive solution available today, all you need to do is follow these 3 simple steps. (more…)
August 5, 2017
Dental implants are a great tooth replacement solution for patients with any number of missing teeth. This versatile tooth replacement solution has quickly become the gold standard. Unlike other tooth replacement options, dental implants replace the lost root structures of teeth. This offers numerous advantages compared with traditional tooth replacement options including:
- Increased stability
- Longer lasting
- Improved chewing ability
- Natural look and feel
- Preserved soft tissue volume and jawbone density