Tooth Replacement For The 21st Century

Apex, NC tooth implant supported dentures

Not everything was better back in the “good old days.” Take dentures, for instance. Dentures have been around for generations and have certainly improved the lives of thousands of people who have lost many or all of their teeth. However, Grandpa’s conventional false teeth are not the ideal tooth replacement. Traditional dentures can impede many […]

Are Dental Implants Worth It For Cary?

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Are Cary Dental Implants Worth It?

Are dental implants worth the investment? Absolutely! A dental implant is a permanent tooth replacement that looks, feels and works like a natural tooth. The actual dental implant material is usually titanium. A post is surgically inserted into the jaw bone to replace the root of the missing tooth. The post integrates with the bone […]

3-Tooth Solution For A 1-Tooth Problem?

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Apex, NC cosmetic dental and tooth implants

Do you have a missing tooth? Are you considering the different types of restorative dental procedures available? Does a dental bridge seem to make the most sense financially? If you have a missing tooth and want to restore that gap in your mouth, it is critical to examine the differences between a dental bridge and […]

Are Dental Implants Worth It For Cary?

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Are Cary Dental Implants Worth It?

Are dental implants worth the investment? Absolutely! A dental implant is a permanent tooth replacement that looks, feels and works like a natural tooth. The actual dental implant material is usually titanium. A post is surgically inserted into the jaw bone to replace the root of the missing tooth. The post integrates with the bone […]

How Much Do Dental Implants Cost In Cary, North Carolina?

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Holly Springs tooth implants cost

Looking into how much dental implants cost and getting a straight answer can be frustrating. But there is a reason for that. I’m Dr. Allan Acton. Thanks for stopping to read my blog. I know it can be frustrating to look for the cost of getting a dental implant procedure done and finding nothing solid […]

Root Canal vs Dental Implant

Apex, NC root canals vs tooth implants

Hello Raleigh dental blog visitors. I am Dr. Allan Acton of Cary Family Dental. When a tooth’s nerve and pulp becomes infected, a dentist and patient must make a choice of whether to attempt to save the tooth by performing a root canal or to extract the tooth. There are several factors that influence this […]

The Man Who Learned to Smile

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Cary, NC – After a bicycle accident left his front teeth damaged, Danny was embarrassed to open his mouth. In time, he even forgot how to smile. Now, after some special help from Cary Family Dental, Danny is learning to smile again.

New Protein For Holly Springs Dental Implant Patients

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Holly Springs Dental Implants

Hundreds of Holly Springs dental implant recipients have replaced missing teeth with jaw-bone anchored tooth implants. Unlike a dental bridge, a tooth implant consists of a titanium post inserted into the jaw bone. The bone meshes with the post to create a strong base for the natural-looking prosthetic tooth and crown that attach to the post.

Cary Family Dental on Jaw Bone Deterioration

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Cary Jaw Bone Deterioration

To remain dense, your jaw bone requires the continual stimulation and pressure of chewing, biting and talking. Each of your teeth has a root structure attached to the surrounding bone material. As each tooth absorbs the forces of everyday mouth function, it stimulates the bone to which the root is attached.