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How We Make Dental Implants Match Existing Teeth
...If tissue has been lost it can be built up by bone grafting techniques...

Believe It or Not, Your Body Can Regrow Lost Bone
...The new surgical procedures involve lifting up the sinus membrane in the area where bone is needed and filling the space thus created with a bone grafting material...

Test Your Knowledge: Dentures
...The techniques of bone grafting may be used to create a “scaffold” on which the body can restore its own bone tissue...

Five Ways to Make Sure Your Dental Implants Succeed
...We can perform bone grafting to minimize resorption and build up bone tissue if necessary...

Four Facts about Bone Grafting for Dental Implants
...Welcome to 21st Century dentistry! If you're thinking about getting a tooth implant — an attractive, strong and long-lasting option for tooth replacement — here are four things you should know about bone grafting...

Dental Services
... About Dental Implants Bone Grafting for Dental Implants Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Implants Hidden Consequences of Losing Teeth Top Reasons to Choose Dental Implants Emergency Dental Treatment If you have a life-threatening or severe injury, call 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room...

Bone Grafting for Dental Implants
... Once the bone grafting is done, the tissue will need time to heal and fuse together to create a strong foundation for the placement of the implant...

Paying Attention to Certain Factors Helps Ensure Successful Implant Outcomes
...To avoid this, we often use bone grafting techniques immediately after extraction to lessen bone loss; if it’s already occurred we may be able to use similar reconstructive techniques to rebuild and encourage renewed bone growth...

Using Sinus Surgery to Stimulate Bone Growth for Implants
...This is why we typically place bone grafting material in an empty socket at the same time as we extract the tooth...

Attention to Detail Crucial to a Beautiful Smile Supported by Dental Implants
...It’s also possible in some cases to perform bone grafting surgery before implants to build up bone volume...

Increase Bone Mass for Dental Implants through Grafting
...In cases of pre-surgical bone grafting, it's usually best to go with the two-stage procedure for maximum protection while the bone strengthens around it...

3 Possible Timing Scenarios for Getting Your New Implant
...Bone grafting around the implant is usually needed as well...

We can Build up Lost Bone Before Your Implant
...Known as bone preservation procedure or a ridge augmentation, it’s a surgical procedure in which the dentist adds bone grafting material to the extraction socket or the bony ridge...

'Simple' Tooth Extractions are a Common Dental Procedure
... Immediately after the tooth is removed, we commonly insert bone grafting material in the socket to minimize bone loss until a permanent replacement like a dental implant can be installed after tissue healing...