Getting Ready For A Dental Implant?

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This post from the Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria is about the preparation necessary for a dental implant. What is a dental implant? Simply stated, an implant is a permanent post placed into the jawbone with attached abutment and artificial tooth. Dental implants can also support a dental bridge or full dental arch. Who…

Dental Implants: Too Good To Be True?

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Dental implants from The Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria can be used to replace one or several teeth, or even anchor a set of dentures. They look and function like natural teeth. Does that sound too good to be true? You’ve probably heard some dental implant hype. Bite and chew like normal! Implant-supported dentures…

Tooth Replacement For The 21st Century

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Not everything was better back in the good old days. Take dentures, for instance. They’ve improved many lives, but there is a better option from the Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria: implant-supported dentures. There are two types of implant anchored dentures: removable and permanent. No adhesive is required for either system. With the permanent…

Titanium: The Bone-Loving Metal

The key to a successful dental implant is osseointegration: the fusing of the implant with the patient’s jawbone. At The Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria we have performed many dental implants, and are proud that they have a success rate greater than ninety percent. Some patients think of dental implants as replacement teeth. But…

Change Your Life In 4 Steps

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There is no question that dentures are preferable to a toothless mouth, but they are not issue free. An increasingly popular alternative is state-of-the-art implant dentures from the Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexadnria. Traditional dentures can make it difficult to chew and taste food. It’s embarrassing to talk when they are slipping around in…

Captivate Audiences Once Again

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Remember when being a toothless five-year-old dazzled friends and family? When a lisp was considered cute and endearing? Doesn’t really work for adults. Toothless smiles are awkward and lisps can make you self-conscious. Cosmetic dentistry from the Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria can help. If you are missing one or more of your teeth,…