Implant Dentures Can Transform Your Life

Implant dentures are a type of over-denture attached to and supported by implants.  They are used when a dental patient does not have teeth in his or her jaw, but does have enough jaw bone to support the implants. This type of denture stays secure by means of special attachments that snap directly onto implant attachments. The results can be life transforming.

The implant is created by means of a titanium replacement tooth root, an abutment that connects the root to the replacement tooth, and the replacement tooth that sits above the gum line. 

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Dental Sealants an Important Part of Preventative Dentistry

Sometimes the space between teeth is so narrow that it’s impossible to get the bristles of a toothbrush between them. It can also be difficult to keep the grooves and pits of the back teeth clean. Over time, plaque can accumulate in these spaces, leading to tooth decay and cavities. Dr. Raymond Sheridan recommends dental sealants to prevent this from happening. A dental sealant is a preventative dentistry procedure where Dr. Sheridan applies a coating on the back teeth to keep plaque and bacteria from damaging them. Receiving a dental sealant is a simple and painless procedure.

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