Category: Dental implants

Repeating A Dental Implant Procedure At A ‘Failed’ Site

A dental implant in the jaw

If an implant fails, can another be placed in the same area? As with any dental or medical procedure, there is always at least an outside risk that it may not work as hoped. This applies to dental implants too,

Practical Advice To Assist Successful Dental Implant Placement

dental implant next to natural tooth

If you are considering having implants to replace missing teeth, here is what you need to know. A lost adult tooth means that it is gone forever. There is no natural replacement tooth waiting to come through as they do

Peri-Implantitis – A Threat To Dental Implants

Dentist Harminder Sehmi

Dr Harminder Sehmi of the Cygnet Dental Practice discusses the problem and how it can be avoided. As we have discussed before, dental implants offer an excellent option for anyone looking to replace a missing tooth, or teeth, with a

Fed Up With Your False Teeth?

If so, now is the time to consider dental implants, says Dr Michael Gulnezer. False teeth, or more specifically, dentures, have been around for a very long time. Evidence has been found of early attempts, using stones or even seashells

Same Day Full Arch Teeth Replacement

Using dental implants to provide great looking new teeth in just one day. Although multiple tooth loss can be caused by traumatic injury, and it can also occur due to side effects of treatment for some serious health issues; the

Are Dental Implants Really As Good As They Are Said To Be?

dental implant next to natural tooth

Why an increasing number of patients are opting for this excellent teeth replacement procedure. A lot has been written in the media about the benefits of dental implants, including their longevity and natural appearance. To have dental implants placed however,

Long Lasting Dental Implants In Wickford, Essex

dental implant next to natural tooth

Could your dental implants last you for 50 years? It is possible! As we have mentioned in previous Cygnet Dental Practice blogs, dental implants, providing that they are looked after correctly, can last for twenty years, and very often more.

Dental Implants – A Stable Solution For Lost Teeth

If you don’t like the idea of wearing dentures, dental implants offer an excellent alternative. It is not unusual, at our Wickford practice, to see long term patients who have had a tooth or two missing for some time. Especially

Dental Implants – Past, Present and Future

dental implant next to natural tooth

Looking at how dental implants have developed, from their first implementation. Increasingly, dental implants are seen as the most logical and practical way to replace a missing tooth. Lacking the potential discomfort and inconvenience of dentures, it is not surprising

Are You Ever Too Old For Dental Implants?

Why older patients of the Cygnet Dental Practice should not rule out dental implants. Whilst many cosmetic dental procedures are often aimed at younger and middle aged patients, this does not mean that elderly patients don’t benefit from them as