Tooth Implants: The Role Of The Abutment

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A dental implant from Cary Family Dental involves three main components: The implant—also called a post, or artificial tooth root The abutment—a connector piece The prosthesis—artifical tooth crown, dental bridge, or denture/partial denture In this blog post, we discuss the abutment, which connects the crown to the implant. What Is An Abutment? The abutment is […]

Implants Prevent Denture-Related Health Problems

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 25% of adults over 65 have no remaining natural teeth. For such people, traditional dentures are no longer the only option available: implant-supported dentures from Cary Family Dental are a whole new ballgame. 13 Problems With Traditional Dentures Dentures usually fit properly at first, but the […]

Don’t Let Anxiety Keep You From Getting Implants

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Millions of Americans cope with dental anxiety. They’ll tense up just thinking about an ordinary exam; the idea of a more complicated procedure, like a dental implant, can send their stress level through the roof. Sedation dentistry from Cary Family Dental can get them through it. Dental implants are actually a rather straightforward procedure. A […]

Implant Dentures: Fixed Or Removable?

Denture wearers have better options than ever before. Implant-retained or implant-stabilized dentures from Cary Family Dental provide numerous advantages over conventional dentures. Secure in the mouth—no slipping Provides up to 100% natural chewing function Upper denture doesn’t cover as much of the palate Comfortable Little or no gum irritation Doesn’t impair speaking ability Strong and […]