What Are Dental Veneers?

One of the hottest topics discussed in dentistry today is the use of Dental Veneers in the restoration of an individuals smile.  Interestingly enough, veneers have come full circle in technology and aesthetic ability over the last 30 years and it seems that with Hollywood and the media’s ability to hype a product they are here to stay and hopefully continue to improve smiles everywhere!  Here at Rigby Advanced Dental we often hear the questions, “What are dental veneers?”, “How long do they last?”, “Can I get them?” and “How much do they cost?”.  To better inform our dental friends about veneers we will address these questions and more in this post.

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Another Implant Case!

This case was started in January of this year that was evaluated this week for implant integration (bone growth onto the implant surface) and stability.  From the clinical testing and x-ray exam Dr. Rigby was able to give it a thumbs up and recommended proceeding with treatment.  Dr. Rigby placed the dental implants in our office located in the Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave, TX in about an hour under local anesthetic.  The patient and Dr. Rigby had a fun chat about his Ohio State Buckeyes and their recent win……….Dr. Rigby firmly believes, “There is always time to talk college football in my practice, especially when it’s about my Buckeyes”.

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Today’s Implant Placement

Check out this dental implant placement Dr. Rigby just completed for one of our outstanding patients!  The procedure took approximately an hour and the results are “FABULOUS”!  Both the client and Dr. Rigby were pleased with the outcome and look forward to completing the treatment soon.

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What are Dental Implants?

A question we get here at Rigby Advanced Dental is, “What are dental implants?” and “How do they work?”.  Luckily, Dr Rigby is chalk full of great information, experience and loves to talk and teach about dental implants.  Dr Rigby can often be heard telling implant candidates, “There is no better way to restore your smile and fulfill your expectations with treatment……..implants are AWESOME!”  If you are one of the millions of Americans suffering from tooth loss, you know what a disconcerting problem it can be. Thankfully, whether you are missing a single tooth or several, dental implants may be an option for flawlessly natural-looking tooth replacement.

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