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Things to Know When Recovering from a Dental Bone Graft

April 6, 2022

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illustration of bone graft procedure in Wethersfield

Are you missing one or more teeth? If so, then one of the best methods for replacing your pearly whites is with dental implants. However, sometimes there are prerequisites before proceeding with this restorative procedure, such as getting a dental bone graft. Read on to learn a few things you should know about the treatment and tips for recovering!

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Can Dental Implants Increase My Life Expectancy?

February 4, 2022

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mature woman smiling outdoors

If you’ve heard that dental implants look great as an option for tooth replacement, you heard right. But there’s also the benefit of a tremendous smile for more years – as in living longer! Tooth loss opens the door to an array of health problems. That’s why it’s important to decide on a tooth replacement method and act as soon as possible. Keep reading to learn from your implant dentist in Wethersfield how your life expectancy with dental implants can elevate, plus they’ll ensure you look great as you enjoy the ride.

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4 Reasons Why No One is Too Old for Invisalign

December 2, 2021

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older woman with Invisalign

You’ve reached a point in your life where you finally have the funds and time to straighten your teeth at last. You love how discreet and effective Invisalign is, but you’re wondering, “am I too old for Invisalign?” The truth is, Invisalign is not designed just for young people. Here are a few reasons why there is no such thing as being too old for Invisalign! 

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Fluoride Varnish, it’s not just for kids.

October 27, 2021

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When you think about the dental office and the application of fluoride, most people believe it is something just for adolescents. Usually, the styrofoam trays are the first things that come to mind; along with memories of sitting in the dental chair for about 5 minutes, wanting nothing more than to remove the trays and RUN! And don’t get us started on the restrictions with eating and drinking afterward. Well, Dolan Dental has good news, about the new-age fluoride varnish, designed for EVERYONE!

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What Do Dental Implants Feel Like & Why Should I Get Them?

October 12, 2021

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man talking to dentist about getting dental implants in Wethersfield

As the most permanent method of tooth replacement, dental implants allow patients to eat, speak, and smile with more confidence than similar procedures. If you’re tired of wearing dentures, missing teeth, or about to lose a tooth and considering switching to dental implants, you may be wondering what they feel like in your mouth. To help you decide if they’re right for you, here’s some information on what you can expect and some of the benefits of dental implants in Wethersfield.

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Can I Get Dental Implants If I Smoke?

August 10, 2021

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Man holding a cigarette Dental implants have revolutionized dentistry because they are unlike any other treatment for tooth loss. A dental implant recreates the entire structure, including the root. This has made it the most reliable option to replace a lost tooth with over a 95% success rate. Although dental implant failure is rare, certain factors can increase your risk of complications, like smoking. If you can’t kick the habit, here’s what you need to know about smoking and dental implants to safeguard your investment.

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4 Factors That Influence the Cost of Dental Implants

June 17, 2021

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model mouth holding bill in between teeth

Often, people want to know the cost first before deciding to move forward with dental work. However, it can be challenging to find an exact price online for specific treatments.

Dental implant restoration is one procedure with several estimates that vary widely. If you’ve been considering this treatment, you may have reached this conclusion yourself as it’s almost impossible to find one answer. There are many factors at play with this tooth-replacement option that affects its affordability. Read on to learn which variables influence the cost of dental implants.

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Does Arestin work?

May 6, 2021

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If you have experienced issues with your gum health, you may have heard the term ‘Arestin’, an antibiotic treatment recommended by your hygienist or dentist. So what is Arestin & how can it help you? Every year when you visit Dolan Dental, our hygiene team gathers metrics to assess your gum health or periodontal status. Your dental hygienist and dentist gauge your periodontal status by measuring the pocket depth of gum tissue surrounding each tooth and reviewing dental x-rays. This is also known as “probing.” Why Does My Hygienist Poke Me?!!!

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Why Does My Hygienist Poke Me?!!!

May 5, 2021

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3…2…3…4…bleeding….every adult patient has experienced this monodrone exchange between their hygienist and assistant every year at their hygiene appointment, but what are they doing?!!! What does it all mean? Is a high score good?

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6 Key Factors That Affect the Cost of Dental Implants

April 2, 2021

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Dental implant in woman's mouth

If you are researching different ways to restore your smile, you probably want to know more about dental implant cost. Because there are so many factors at play, the best way to get an accurate cost estimate is to schedule an initial consultation with your dentist. In the meantime, however, you can read below about some of the key factors that may influence the cost of your dental implants. 

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