If you have been told that you are not a good candidate for dental implants, you may not need to give up hope. We have a lot of experience helping patients who would otherwise be unable to receive a dental implant heal their gum, bone, and tissues to allow for a dental implant. How do we ready your mouth for the implants? Here’s what you need to know.
Gum disease, periodontal disease, and bone loss
Most people know about gum disease, even if you’ve never had an issue with it. But the actual term for this condition is periodontal disease, and in its advanced stages it can eat away at your gum line and even wear away your jawbone. [Read more…]