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Dental Touch Associates uses dental implants to replace missing teeth - Cedar Rapids, IA - Dental Touch Associates

Crafting perfect dental implants is a combination of both science and art. Dental implants have been used for tooth replacement since the 1970s. But today’s implant has evolved from a one-size fits all model to a highly customized fit for each patient, each tooth and each situation. What Is a Dental… Read More…

added on: June 30, 2015

As with all methods of tooth replacement, dental implants can help your smile look more attractive by securing a custom-made crown in the space left by tooth loss. Like bridges and partial dentures, dental implants will keep adjacent teeth from shifting into the hole left by a missing tooth, thereby… Read More…

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added on: June 16, 2015

Osseointegration is the process dental implants undergo that allow them to become a permanent part of your smile. As the name suggests, osseointegration occurs when a dental implant is integrated into the jawbone – a process that gives dental implants some of their largest advantages over other forms of tooth… Read More…

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added on: June 10, 2015

SSRIs, a common type of antidepressant, have recently been shown to increase risks for dental implant failure. Long known to impact bone growth, SSRIs seem to prevent dental implants from integrating into the jaws of some patients. As with all medications, it is important to discuss any SSRIs you are… Read More…

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