Archive for May, 2014
Mouth Guards: Sports Safety Essentials
The American Dental Association estimates mouth guards prevent approximately 200,000 injuries each year in high school and collegiate football alone. Dr. Wagner recommends that everyone involved in athletic activities use a mouth guard to protect their teeth.
Dental Implant Stability and PRGF
We have been using the PRGF (plasma rich in growth factors) technology for about three years. This has been a quantum leap in bone grafting.
As a team, our goal is to be looking at these tissue contours and expected tissue height, and to anticipate these cosmetic challenges. This will allow us to encourage patients toward appropriate care.
Trusted Oral Surgeon in Racine Cleaning around implant teeth is as important as cleaning around our natural teeth. There are some concerns as it relates to the materials we use around them and the possible injury to the implants. In an ideal implant situation, the top of the implant between the crown and the bone […]
Exostoses and Tori
Exostoses or tori, are benign outgrowths of bone. They occur in about 15% of the population.