How To Take Good Care of Your All-on-4 Dental Implants

Good oral hygiene is critical to your overall health and wellness. Failing to embrace a proper teeth cleaning regimen can lead to both short and long-term dental issues. This is true even after an All-on-4 dental implant has been placed in your mouth. In fact, you may be tempted to assume that since you have implants, you can throw caution to the wind. However, this is far from the truth. All-on-4 dental implants need the same general daily care (brushing, flossing, rinsing) as your natural teeth. Continue reading to learn more. All-on-4 Dental Implants: [...]

By |2021-06-24T03:38:04+00:00June 24, 2021|Dental Implant|Comments Off on How To Take Good Care of Your All-on-4 Dental Implants

Missing Teeth: Problems And Solutions

Having a missing tooth is an uncomfortable experience. It is rather difficult to ignore the fact that your set of teeth is incomplete. For starters, your mouth will feel different. It's even worse when you are missing one or more of your front teeth. You may become self-conscious and extra careful not to smile in public. This is not a rare occurrence; about 120 million Americans, according to the American College of Prosthodontists, are missing one or more teeth. However, you don't have to live this way forever as there are ways to correct [...]

By |2021-05-14T03:30:51+00:00December 22, 2020|Dental Implant|Comments Off on Missing Teeth: Problems And Solutions

What Factors Could Cause My Dental Implants To Fail?

At Harrell Dental Implant Center, we want our patients to be partners in their care. The only way that can happen is if they're fully informed about the procedures involved in their treatment -- the positives and any potential negatives. This is as true for dental implant therapy as any other treatment. Despite the overwhelming success rate for implants, problems can still arise -- especially if there are harmful factors working against the success of your treatment. For this blog post, let's take a closer look at why implants can fail and specifically address [...]

By |2021-02-09T08:18:02+00:00December 13, 2019|All-on-4 implant, Bone Graft for Implant, Dental Implant, Dental implant bridge, Dental Implant Care, Dental Implant Info|Comments Off on What Factors Could Cause My Dental Implants To Fail?

Dental Implant Health Benefits: Functional & Cosmetic Solutions

We rely on our teeth to eat and initiate digestion, speak clearly, support the shape of our faces and, of course, smile. For these important reasons, it can be devastating when disease, decay or injury lead to missing adult teeth. Thankfully, the caring and professional team at Harrell Dental Implant Center in Charlotte can provide the smile solutions you need to succeed. Discover some of the top reasons why people undergo dental implant surgery below: Improved ability to eat and chew. Dental implants are anchored in your jaw bone just like natural teeth. Over [...]

By |2021-05-14T03:30:26+00:00May 21, 2019|Dental Implant|Comments Off on Dental Implant Health Benefits: Functional & Cosmetic Solutions

Let’s Talk About Dental Implants For Hypodontia

Did you know that many people are born without all of their adult teeth? This can cause a host of issues in terms of dentition, self-esteem, chewing capacity, alignment and more. When individuals are congenitally missing one-to-six teeth, the condition is known as hypodontia. In this circumstance, a baby tooth falls out and there is no adult tooth waiting below. While some individuals retain baby teeth for their entire lives in these scenarios, it is more common for the roots of the baby teeth to reabsorb and the tooth to fall out. Harrell Dental [...]

By |2021-05-14T03:30:25+00:00February 2, 2019|Dental Implant|Comments Off on Let’s Talk About Dental Implants For Hypodontia

Thank You Letter From Implant Patient Enjoying New ‘Hollywood’ Smile

We recently received this letter from Mr. Phil Perry, a dental implant patient. We are extremely proud to be able to improve the lives of individuals like Phil from all walks of life. The response his smile makeover has generated makes us all so happy. We couldn't wait to share his letter with you. --- Dear Dr. Harrell and staff, I hope this note finds you all well and enjoying both personal and professional success. I wanted to give you an update on the amazing things happening in my life since the completion of [...]

By |2018-04-25T04:36:03+00:00April 25, 2018|Dental Implant|Comments Off on Thank You Letter From Implant Patient Enjoying New ‘Hollywood’ Smile

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 [...]

By |2021-05-14T03:30:22+00:00March 13, 2018|Dental Implant|Comments Off on The Best Dental Implant Technology Produces The Best Smiles

Are Dental Implants An Option If I Grind My Teeth?

Bruxism can ruin the integrity of your smile. Over time, grinding your teeth will create visible wear and can lead to loss of dentition. Just like your natural teeth, dental implants can be damaged by long-term bruxism. To avoid this outcome and maintain their beautifully restored smiles, Dr. Robert Harrell and his team at Harrell Dental Implant Center recommend that patients with bruxism wear custom night guards to protect their new dental implants. Read more about bruxism and implants here: Although the implant itself is extremely strong and durable, bruxism has the capability of damaging [...]

By |2021-05-14T03:30:22+00:00February 26, 2018|Dental Implant|Comments Off on Are Dental Implants An Option If I Grind My Teeth?

 Dental Implant Issues and How You Can Avoid Them

Dental implants are the most successful, stable and strong option for tooth replacement we have. In fact, it's no exaggeration to say that they have changed dentistry as we know it. The ability to restore a patient's smile with an implant is nearly equal to replacing a missing natural tooth with another natural tooth. It's that close to being a perfect match. Dr. Robert Harrell and his skilled team at Harrell Dental Implant Center in Charlotte are experts in the placement of dental implants and recognized leaders in the field. They offer patients the [...]

By |2017-12-28T17:12:39+00:00December 28, 2017|Dental Implant|Comments Off on  Dental Implant Issues and How You Can Avoid Them

The Top Reasons You Should Consider Dental Implant Therapy

If the time has come to consider your options for replacing missing or damaged teeth, Harrell Dental Implant Center has solutions. Dental implant therapy is changing smiles around the globe due to their strength, durability and completely natural appearance. Our experienced and professional team can talk you through the entire process during your consultation appointment. We will conduct a thorough oral health examination to determine which replacement protocol best suits your needs. The following article offers more details about the benefits of dental implants: Reasons to Consider Dental Implants as your Tooth Replacement Option [...]

By |2021-05-14T03:30:23+00:00November 29, 2017|Dental Implant|Comments Off on The Top Reasons You Should Consider Dental Implant Therapy
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