Titanium: The Bone-Loving Metal

The key to a successful dental implant is a process called osseointegration: the fusing of the implant and the patient’s jawbone. At Cary Family Dental we have performed many dental implants, and are proud that they have a success rate greater than ninety percent. Some patients think of dental implants as replacement teeth. But strictly […]

A Great Achievement in Dentistry

Dental implants have been hailed as one of the greatest advances in the field of dentistry, and with good reason. Implants are an artificial tooth root that is surgically implanted into the jaw of a patient, to replace a missing root. The implant, in turn, can support an artificial tooth; multiple implants can anchor a […]

Dental Implants, a Long Term Option

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At least three million Americans have replaced a missing tooth with a dental implant, and that number grows each year. At Cary Family Dental, we are providers of these modern marvels. A dental implant is a titanium post that is surgically implanted into your jaw. An artificial tooth goes on top of the post. One […]

Better and Better: The Future of Implants

Dentists are always reminding their patients to brush and floss their teeth. It’s the best way to ensure healthy teeth and gums. But at Cary Family Dental we know that in spite of everyone’s best efforts, some of our patients are going to lose a tooth. When that happens, we recommend dental implants as the […]

Dental Implants: Marvel to Mainstream

It’s a deceptively simple idea: replace a missing tooth by attaching an artificial one directly to the patient’s jaw. Not so many years ago it sounded like science fiction, but today it’s an exact science. Dental implants are one of the specialties offered at Cary Family Dental. Dental implants are titanium posts that are surgically […]

Live Better With Dental Implants

Cary Implant Dentistry

Ill-fitting dentures can lead to more issues than they solve. If you live with loose dentures, you may regard them as a necessary evil. Yet they leave much to be desired because they impact two essential activities: eating and talking. Permanent dentures from Cary Family Dental are proving to be a superior option for many. […]

How Dental Implants Are Changing Dentures

How Dental Implants are Changing Dentures in Cary

If you are one of the many denture wearers, you already know they are not the ideal solution for missing teeth. A better solution is implant-supported dentures from Cary Family Dental. The problems with dentures include slipping, gum irritation, trouble eating and talking, bone loss, and inability to taste food due to a covered palate. […]

Do I Floss My New Tooth Implant?


If you’ve received a dental implant from Cary Family Dental, you may be wondering whether you need to change your flossing technique at the implant site. Before you got an implant, we hope you were brushing at least twice a day and flossing at least once. A dental implant requires brushing and flossing as well. […]