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How Long Do Dental Implants Last? 10 Tips for Properly Maintaining Your Dental Implants

July 8, 2022
Dental implants are a popular option for restoration for patients who have lost teeth or need to have teeth extracted. In fact, most periodontists consider implants to be the highest standard of tooth replacement and the best option for eligible patients.
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Dental Implants Glossary

February 4, 2022
Patient education is one of our top priorities. Learn more about the terminology behind related terms and procedures involving dental implants.
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How Much Do Dental Implants Cost?

December 29, 2021
At Metrolina Periodontics & Dental Implants, we regularly encounter patients intrigued by the opportunity dental implants present to improve one’s life. The technology associated with this modern restorative dental procedure is significant—and when implemented, allows a patient the ability to smile confidently once again and restore full function to the mouth.
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Healing from Dental Implants and What the Recovery Process Looks Like

August 21, 2021
Dental implants are among the most advanced dental solutions of the twenty-first century. Their invention has revolutionized teeth replacement and corrections as well as many other reconstructive and cosmetic dental procedures that previously only offered temporary remedies.
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Dental Implants Explained: How They Work, The Benefits and More

February 10, 2021
When you are missing teeth, either due to natural reasons (such as the tooth never formed) or due to having them extracted for various reasons, it is likely you are looking for ways to replace your teeth.
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20 Questions You Will Want to Ask Your Periodontist When Consulting for Dental Implants

February 6, 2021
If you struggle with tooth loss or missing teeth, you have likely wondered about the best way to replace them and improve your smile. There are several options, including dentures, partial dentures, bridges, and dental implants. Dental implants are specially designed to look, feel, and function like your natural teeth.
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Guide to Eating After Getting Dental Implants – What to Eat and What to Avoid

October 12, 2020
One of the most significant benefits of dental implants is that once healed they do not carry any dietary restrictions. However, the days and weeks after your surgery, you will be required to avoid certain types of foods to protect your new implants.
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