The Best Dental Implant Technology Produces The Best Smiles

Harrell Dental Implant Center relies on the most advanced technology available to safely and painlessly place your dental implants for perfect smile restorations. Our state-of-the-art equipment allows us to obtain the best understanding of your needs and plan the ideal course of treatment. The Most Advanced Technology  Our advanced diagnostic tools include the Sirona Cone Beam CT Scanner, Sidexis Implant Planning Software, Sicat Implant Surgical Guides and Top-Quality Dental Implants from nSequence. We also use Dexis Digital Radiography to secure the most revealing X-rays of your teeth and gums. Guesswork and unfortunate surprises are eliminated with this this technology. Learn more below: Dexis Digital Intraoral X-ray Remarkable Image Quality The ability to see subtleties using digital radiography is crucial to diagnosis, collaboration, and patient [...]

2017-04-20T17:17:28+00:00 By |

Regain Your Self-Confidence With an Implant-enhanced Smile

Studies reveal that your smile is the first feature others notice about you. This prominence makes many people feel embarrassed about the condition of their teeth, particularly if they have missing teeth. Thankfully, Harrell Dental Implant Center in Charlotte has a multitude of permanent solutions to address your smile woes. These treatment options range from replacing one missing tooth with a single dental implant to restoring a full arch with an All-on-4 implant. Here's some background information about dental implants, the best tooth replacement option available, from fellow implant provider Dr. Stuart Froum in New York: Are you self-conscious about missing teeth? If you answered yes, you aren’t alone. Today, around 42 percent of Americans over age 65 are missing all of their natural [...]

2017-04-08T17:27:56+00:00 By |

Save Your Smile and Facial Profile With Dental Implants

We have all seen the sunken facial profile of people who are missing their teeth, but did you know this look comes from years of wearing traditional dentures as well? It's true; here's why: In a healthy mouth, pressure from the roots of the teeth keep the jawbone strong. When teeth are missing, the bone slowly deteriorates from lack of stimulation. Since the jawbones support the structure of the face, when they're gone the face appears sunken or hollow. Traditional dentures rest on top of the jawbone, so there's no internal stimulation and the bone recedes with time. The good news if you have missing or damaged teeth is you can avoid bone loss with dental implants. Because they are anchored in [...]

2017-03-22T16:33:09+00:00 By |

Implant-anchored Dentures Provide a Secure Smile

Charlotte’s top dental implant provider is Dr. Robert Harrell at Harrell Dental Implant Center. He and his team want you to enjoy all the foodie delights that accompany spring, including delicious food festivals, cookouts, picnics and more. For many denture wearers, however, indulging in these activities is more of a challenge than a pleasure. Their unstable dentures and partials lack strength for biting and chewing, which makes eating a source of frustration. If your dentures are diminishing your enjoyment of life, Harrell Dental Implant Center can help. Continue reading to learn about the benefits of denture stabilization with implants. Unsecured dentures are an old fashioned solution for people who have lost all their teeth. Unfortunately, you may find that wearing unsecured dentures can be painful, inconvenient and [...]

2017-03-09T16:32:21+00:00 By |

Dental Implant Bridges Save Surrounding Teeth

Harrell Dental Implant Center is Charlotte’s premier dental restoration center. Dr. Robert Harrell and his outstanding team understand that function and aesthetics are equally important when it comes to your smile; they give you the best of both. If missing or damaged teeth have left you with a compromised smile, they can help. Undergo a comprehensive oral consultation at the state-of-the-art HDIC facility and learn the best way to have your smile upgraded. If you need multiple teeth replaced, a dental implant bridge is your best restorative option -- far better than the traditional crown and bridge method. Disadvantages of Traditional Bridges Requires enamel removal of adjacent teeth If adjacent teeth have crowns, they must be redone Tooth decay is potential problem Root canal treatment may [...]

2017-02-27T16:48:24+00:00 By |

What To Expect Immediately After Dental Implantation

If you are thinking about replacing a missing or damaged tooth, you should know that Dr. Robert Harrell and his outstanding team at Harrell Dental Implant Center believe an educated patient is the best patient. That's why preparing you with the knowledge of what to expect before, during and after your dental implant surgery is a crucial part of their practice. Taking time to discuss the findings of your comprehensive oral exam will ensure that a complete treatment outline can be shared with you prior to surgery. Arming you with the knowledge to confidently handle your after care is another thing the Implant Center team is equally passionate about. You may not realize that dental implants have been around in one form or another far longer [...]

2017-02-09T17:52:03+00:00 By |

How To Keep Your Dental Implants Clean and Healthy

Taking care of your dental implants after they are placed is a vital component of maintaining optimum oral health. Biofilm and plaque bacteria are present in your mouth whether you have all your natural teeth, a mix of implants and natural teeth, or have full replacement with All-on-4 implants. At Harrell Dental Implant Center, we want every patient to understand proper mouth care to keep their smile healthy and brilliant. The following article explains how patients with implants are at similar risk for oral disease as those with natural teeth. This means both groups must be diligent with their mouthcare. The importance of plaque removal for the prevention of dental and systemic diseases has been well-documented in the literature. Dental hygiene maintenance programs tailored to the specific [...]

2017-01-27T06:58:36+00:00 By |

What To Expect With Dental Implants

Harrell Dental Implant Center wants you to know that 2017 is the year to transform your dream of a beautiful smile into reality. It's time for you to enjoy the personal and social benefits that come with a smile you are proud to show off. Dr. Robert Harrell, founder of Harrell Dental Implant Center, and his staff want you to feel confident and comfortable with every step of the dental implant process that will create your radiant new smile. Understanding what to expect ahead of time will allow you to remain in a relaxed state of mind before, during and after the procedure. Let's take a closer look at what's involved with replacing your missing or damaged teeth with implants. The following post will cover [...]

2017-01-11T06:00:23+00:00 By |

This New Year, Restore Your Smile With Dental Implants

Are you wishing you could have the beautiful smile you've always wanted this New Year? Maybe you're even thinking that 2017 will definitely be the year you get your compromised smile corrected, but you just don't know where to begin? If either of these scenarios fit, you will be happy to know that Dr. Robert Harrell and his exceptional team at Harrell Dental Implant Center offer the best tooth restoration solutions. Using a variety of dental implant procedures they can replace your missing or damaged teeth and give you the brilliant smile you’ve been hoping for. To begin, let's take a look at the benefits of dental implants. Next best thing to healthy, natural teeth. Strong and stable, a dental implant restores a lost tooth so that [...]

2017-01-03T08:01:55+00:00 By |

All-On-4 Dental Implants Create a Lasting Smile

If you are missing multiple or all of your teeth or if they are damaged or diseased, Dr. Robert Harrell and his exceptional team at Harrell Dental Implant Center can give you the brilliant, strong and permanent smile you deserve with an All-on-4 implant. At HDIC, state-of-the-art dental technology combines with an outstanding patient experience to provide you with the highest level of care. As a full-service implant office, we ensure that every aspect of your dental implant procedure can be easily and conveniently handled under our roof. Often used to replace dentures or missing teeth, the branded procedure All-on-4 uses four titanium dental implants to anchor the upper and lower jaw. This provides a strong foundation for prosthetic teeth, which are added afterwards to complete [...]

2016-12-16T04:01:37+00:00 By |