Bone Grafting Might Be Needed to Secure a Dental Implant Bridge

Losing multiple teeth in one area of your mouth can significantly impair the function of your mouth. Fortunately, Dr. Daniel Cannon and the dental restoration specialists at his Tulsa, Oklahoma, clinic can replace these teeth with a dental bridge mounted onto a pair of dental implants. Unfortunately, in many cases of multiple tooth loss, it also compromises a large amount... read more »

A Full Smile Awaits with Dental Implants

Do you have any missing teeth that you would like to replace, but don’t want to deal with the hassle of taking out dentures every single night? With dental implants, you can have natural-looking teeth installed directly into your jawbone for a sturdy hold that can last a lifetime. A full smile awaits with dental implants. Here are just a... read more »

Certain Dental Restorations May Require a Bone Graft

The art and science of dental restorations encompasses several factors. Not the least of which is supplying sufficient bone structure in the underlying jawbone. Many dental restorations, especially dental implants, need enough bone matter so the abutment can anchor. Any dental restoration process starts with Dr. Daniel Cannon examining your mouth to assess your overall oral health and the available... read more »

A Bone Graft May Be Needed Before a Dental Implant Restoration

In many cases when a tooth is lost, it also compromises the health or integrity of the surrounding bone tissues. This can make it difficult to successfully replace the tooth with a dental restoration like a dental implant. To address an issue like this, your dentist, Dr. Daniel Cannon, can install a bone graft. This additional bone tissue that is... read more »

The Security of Dental Implants

It’s easy to take for granted the crucial role that our teeth play in our nutrition and overall well-being. Healthy, natural teeth allow us to chew and ingest nutrient-rich foods. While removable dentures may resemble the appearance of real teeth, unfortunately, they aren’t nearly as effective at their primary role: chewing food. Many denture-wearers actually encounter the problem of malnutrition... read more »

What You Always Wanted to Know About Dental Implants

Perhaps you’ve been wondering if dental implants would be a good solution for you. Below we provide you with answers to three of the most frequently asked questions about dental implants. 1. What are dental implants? A dental implant is a cylindrical or tapered screw-like post, generally made of titanium, that’s surgically placed in the upper or lower jaw bone... read more »