Dental Implants


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Implant-supported dentures are considered a breakthrough in treatment techniques designed to replace missing teeth. As an advanced form of tooth restoration, implant-supported dentures offer patients a way to achieve renewed form and function, free from the constant worry of dentures slipping out or shifting loose. While many patients report that the treatment process involves no more discomfort than most other major dental procedures, understanding what the process entails can help candidates for implant dentures get a better idea of what they can expect. With implant-supported dentures, titanium posts are fused to the jawbone through the gums in the areas of…

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Since the purpose of dental implants is to replace missing teeth with results that are virtually indistinguishable from the look and function of natural teeth, the exact and precise placement of the implants is of utmost importance. A dental implant is basically an artificial tooth root with a customized crown permanently affixed to the top of it. The “root” needs to be placed in a very specific way to yield results that look and feel as if you never had a missing tooth in the first place. Fortunately, our Redondo Beach dentist, Dr. Michael Fulbright, utilizes a state-of-the-art technology that…

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You may be surprised to know that the significant progress in dental diagnostic and imaging technology made over the years has resulted in some of the most important advances in the history of modern dentistry – advances that directly benefit patients. The fact is that precision, accuracy, and efficiency in the beginning stages of dental care are critical to ensure you get the best possible treatment and to reduce the risk of complications or unsatisfactory results. Utilizing some of the best available imaging technology here at Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry can go a long way toward achieving that goal.…