If you are concerned about pain or healing after dental implant installation, then you are not alone. This is a common fear for cosmetic dentistry patients. However, by following these tips you can ensure that you have a pain-free healing experience:
Tip: Use Ice Packs Regularly for the First Few Days
If you are worried about pain, swelling or bruising from your dental implant installation, then you can use an ice pack during the first few days following your procedure.
If your teeth are not as white as you wish them to be, there are several methods to use in removing surface stains and brightening the appearance of your teeth. Avoiding foods that stain, such as coffee, tea, and fruit juices and avoiding smoking cigarettes can be a help in avoiding staining, but what happens if the damage is already done? Give some of the following methods a try in removing surface stains from your teeth so you have a white, bright smile.
According to the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, more than 30 million people in the United States are missing their teeth. Of those who seek treatment, dental implants is an option. Although many of them have the bone structure needed to support the implants, some do not. If your dentist has recommended that you get a bone graft, here is what you need to know.
What Is a Bone Graft?