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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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... Veneers Crowns Tooth colored fillings Replace missing teeth Implants Bridges Partial Dentures Full Dentures Treatment of Gum problems Root plane - non-surgical deep cleaning Antibiotic treatment - direct placement of antibiotics in gum defects, - antibiotic pills - antibiotic mouthwashes Surgical treatments Treatment for badly broken down teeth Root canal therapy- If necessary, we can remove the infected nerves & blood vessels inside the teeth...

Our Services
New Britain Teeth Whitening, Dental Implants, Veneers, CEREC - one visit crowns,         T-SCAN TMJ Treatment Dr...

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Questions About Dental Services in New Britain, CT We encourage you to contact us whenever you have an interest or concern about dentistry procedures such as porcelain veneers, dental implants, and tooth whitening in New Britain...

Sinus Surgery — Creating Bone for Dental Implants “Out of Thin Air”
FAQs About This New and Miraculous Procedure How can sinus surgery contribute to the replacement of missing back teeth with dental implants...

What Is Cosmetic Dentistry?
... Dental implants...

When Teeth are Lost, Bone is Lost
... Dental implants, which function as substitute tooth roots, actually save underlying bone when teeth are lost...

How We Make Dental Implants Match Existing Teeth
Dental implants are replacements for missing teeth...

Five Facts About Dental Implant Surgery
...You may already know that today, implants are the “gold standard” of tooth replacement options...

Dental Implants and Natural Teeth: the Similarities and the Differences
You've probably heard about dental implants — today's best option for replacing missing teeth; maybe you even have one or more already...

Replacing Missing Back Teeth Deserves a High Priority
...The best option is dental implants: these free-standing replacements don't normally affect surrounding teeth, they're easier to clean, and they help support the bite...

Which Implant Crown Attachment is Right for You?
Dental implants have come a long way since their introduction thirty years ago...

Dental Metals Pose a Low Risk of Allergy Among Most People
...From the dental amalgam used for a century and a half to fill cavities to the titanium alloy of dental implants, your dental care would not be as comprehensive as it is today without them...

Although Challenging, 'Smile Zone' Implants can Appear Beautifully Life-Like
Dental implants have quickly become the restoration of choice for two basic reasons: they effectively restore the lost function of missing teeth and simultaneously rejuvenate the smile with their life-like appearance...

Smile Transformation Begins and Ends With Smile Design
...These range from less invasive procedures like whitening, tooth reshaping, cosmetic bonding or porcelain veneers, to more involved restorations like crowns, bridgework or dental implants...

Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Implants
Q: I’ve heard about dental implants, but I’m still not sure exactly what they are...

Major Benefits for Tooth Replacement With Dental Implants
Perhaps you’ve heard a lot about dental implants, an increasingly popular tooth replacement system...

Leave Enough Time for Your Wedding-Day Smile Makeover
...Many dental treatments, like periodontal plastic surgery or tooth implants, can achieve remarkable results in this time...

Planning Your Wedding Day Smile Makeover
... Dental implants are a great way to restore missing teeth...

The Implant Process can be Shortened, Depending on the Tooth Type
Dental implants are considered the premier option for tooth replacement...

Cosmetic Questions to Ask to Get You on the Right Path to a Better Smile
...Some treatments like teeth whitening are relatively inexpensive, while procedures like dental implants or orthodontics are major investments...

Orthodontics Could be in Your Smile Makeover Plan
When considering “smile makeover” options, it’s easy to focus on whitening, veneers or implants — techniques and materials focused mainly on the teeth and gums...

Immediate Dentures Provide You With Teeth While Your Gums Heal
...There are also other options, such as using dental implants to support a denture or a fixed bridge...

Bone, Gums and Implants - Keeping a Healthy Balance for a Beautiful Smile
Restoring a smile with implants involves more than the surgical procedure itself...

Implants can Support a Total Tooth Replacement Restoration
...Implants can also support other restorations including total teeth replacement on a jaw...

New Front Teeth for a Teenaged David Duchovny
...Today, there are two widely used tooth replacement procedures: dental implants and bridgework...

Look at Your Options for Saving a Tooth First Before Replacing it
It's no exaggeration — dental implants have revolutionized teeth replacement...

Johnny's Teeth Aren't Rotten Any More
...Photos show that he also had missing teeth, which, sources say, he opted to replace with dental implants...

Consider Bone Health When Deciding Between Implants and Dentures
... Today's premier choice is dental implants, preferred by dentists and patients alike for their durability and life-likeness...

Baseball's Francisco Lindor Shines as "Mr. Smile"
...These include partial and full dentures, bridgework, and dental implants...

Dental Implants: a Durable, Life-Like Solution for your Tooth Loss
What's so special about dental implants — and why should you consider one to replace a missing tooth...

Your Health Could Affect the Longevity of a Dental Implant
There’s a lot to like about dental implants for replacing missing teeth...

Gum Disease is Still a Threat to Your Dental Implants
You’ve invested quite a bit in your new dental implants...

Temporary Anchorage Devices (TADS)
... Essentially, TADS are small, screw-like dental implants made of a titanium alloy...

Removable Dentures
... Dentures are just one option for replacing missing teeth; some of the others include fixed bridgework and dental implants...

Space Maintainers
...But timing is very important with dental implants — they can't be placed in a growing child...

Ultrasonic Cleanings
... Special tips are also available to clean composite or porcelain tooth restorations, titanium implants, or areas of demineralization (enamel loss) on your teeth...

Bone Grafting
... Dental Implants — In this optimal tooth-replacement system, a small titanium post embedded in the jawbone is attached to a highly realistic dental crown, permanently replacing the missing tooth...

Corrective Jaw (Orthognathic) Surgery
...It's often performed as a routine in-office procedure — for example, to extract impacted wisdom teeth (molars that don't fully protrude through the gums), or to place dental implants in the jaw...

Sinus Surgery
...Sinus surgery makes dental implants, today's state-of-the-art tooth replacement systems, achievable for people who otherwise would not have been able to take advantage of today's best tooth-replacement method...

Missing Teeth
...Dental implants can preserve bone, improve function and enhance psychological well-being...

Osteoporosis & Oral Health
... This may be of particular concern if you are considering certain dental procedures — for example, getting dental implants to replace missing teeth...

Cone Beam CT Imaging
... Dental implants: Detailed CBCT images are used to determine the optimum location for the titanium implants while avoiding nerves, sinuses and areas of low bone density...

Bone Grafting
Replacement teeth supported by dental implants function so well and last so long because, like natural teeth, they are securely anchored in the jawbone for maximum support...

Dental Implants FAQs
What are dental implants...

Fixed Dentures
If you have lost an entire arch of teeth (top and/or bottom), or are soon to have your remaining teeth removed because they are too unhealthy to save, you may be able to replace them with fixed dentures supported by dental implants...

Hidden Consequences of Losing Teeth
... Now here's the good news: Dental implants — the state-of-the-art tooth-replacement method preferred by dentists — can prevent all this...

Top Reasons to Choose Dental Implants
...Two, four or more implants can be used to support multiple crowns, or even an entire arch of upper or lower replacement teeth...

Root Canal Surgery (Apicoectomy)
... While there are excellent methods of tooth replacement (such as dental implants), these involve further and more complex treatments, and they can be costly...

Root Canal Treatment
...These include unwanted tooth migration or shifting, which can lead to difficulties in chewing; the need for bridgework or dental implants, which may be costly and complicated; and even the eventual loss of bone structure from the area of the missing tooth...

Cosmetic & General Dentistry
...From powerful, professional whitening treatments to amazingly realistic porcelain veneers to state-of-the-art dental implants, there's a wide range of exciting possibilities...

Implant Dentistry
Of all the ways modern dentistry has to replace missing teeth, dental implants are by far the best...

Oral Surgery
... Dental Implants...

Periodontal Therapy
... Dental Implants...

Technology
... Dental Implants...