Simply stated, yes! Titanium dental implants are safe and effective. They have been used for over 50 years and have been studied extensively over this period. However, that is not to say that there are no risks or complications that jeopardize the success of titanium dental implants. As research and development in dental implant materials […]
Some patients believe that no matter how well they take care of their teeth, they are still more prone to cavities than others. A recent article in the Wall Street Journal suggests that that their parents are to blame for their dental misfortune. Could this be true?
A recent article from vice.com pointed out that Tideglusib, a drug typically used to treat neurological issues including Alzheimer’s disease, has shown potential to enhance tooth repair and regrowth of cavities. The groundbreaking study by King’s College showed that Tideglusib, applied topically to the injured tooth, was successful in regenerating cavities in mice teeth. The […]
Dental patients are becoming increasingly concerned with the materials coming into contact with their bodies and the impact this can have on their health. When placing dental implants, it is always ideal to use the least reactive and least toxic material possible. It is also important to evaluate the strength, clinical success, and other relevant […]