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Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 06:07 PM
posted by Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD

While we often talk about dental implants as a way to help patients regain the smile they once had before missing teeth, implant dentistry can also be an opportunity to create the smile you’ve always wanted. If you have several missing teeth or even a full arch of missing teeth, you can set your goals high in terms of a new smile. Dental implants are an excellent solution to restore dental function, but they can also be custom fabricated to provide a balanced, white and beautiful smile appearance.

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Sunday, July 16, 2017 @ 03:07 PM
posted by Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD

Marietta GA Dental ImplantsIf you are missing a single tooth, you’ll likely be faced with two choices, a fixed partial or a dental implant. There are several factors to consider and your decision is ultimately up to you – after all, it’s your smile! To help you make the best tooth replacement selection for your lifestyle, preferences and budget, consider the following:

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Thursday, July 6, 2017 @ 01:07 PM
posted by Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD

Losing a permanent tooth, or multiple teeth, can be devastating. You’d do anything to get back your natural smile. That’s why you want dental implants. They are known for their unrivaled ability to replicate natural teeth – in function, feel and looks. The first question you may want to know, “am I a good candidate for dental implants?”

Unlike dentures or partials, dental implants have certain criteria. It involves a surgical procedure and important healing process. There are things that must be in order for your dental implants to be successful.

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Friday, June 30, 2017 @ 07:06 PM
posted by Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD

Do you have missing teeth that you’d like to replace with dental implants, but you just can’t get over the fear of the procedure? You’re certainly not alone. Dental anxiety or dental fear affects many Americans. In fact, about 85% of adults have some form of dental anxiety. In nearly 10-20% of these people, dental treatments are neglected or avoided altogether due to their fears. While anxiety can keep some patients from even getting a routine dental cleaning, for a lengthier and more complex procedure such as dental implants, fears can be especially high.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 @ 07:06 PM
posted by Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD

The entire process of your dental implants can be significantly improved if you choose an implants dentist who uses the latest and most advanced 3D imaging. 3D CAT scan or cone beam technology can ensure that your treatment is streamlined for your optimal comfort and highest success. This advanced imaging system produces detailed digital images that provide three-dimensional views of all oral and maxillofacial structures. This comprehensive information on the anatomy of your mouth, face and jaw is an invaluable tool during the evaluation and treatment planning phase of your dental implants. Here are several benefits of using 3D scanning during your treatment:

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Sunday, June 11, 2017 @ 02:06 PM
posted by Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD

Marietta GA Dental Implants PeriodontistDental implants carry the unrivaled ability to restore natural dental function after missing teeth. They offer an artificial replacement of your tooth root as well as your tooth. This allows your jawbone and underlying tissues to be stimulated just as if you had real teeth. However, implant dentistry restores more than just the health and functionality of your smile. They are also a top ranked solution for delivering natural aesthetics as well. Dental implants are so life-like in appearance that most people won’t be able to distinguish your dental implants from your natural teeth!

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017 @ 09:05 PM
posted by Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD

Atlanta GA Implant DentistryWhether you are considering dental implants or you just had them placed, it is common for patients to ask about their staining potential compared to natural teeth. Can your implants show discoloration? If so, do they show it quicker or slower than normal teeth? These are questions we routinely answer at the office of Dr. Wayne Suway. Dr. Suway is a dental implants expert who welcomes the opportunity to tell you what you can expect from this revolutionary method in teeth replacement.

A Stain-Resistant Solution

The good news is that your dental implants won’t disappointment you in terms of discoloration. They are considered stain-resistant as well as decay-resistant. However, this doesn’t mean your dental implants are stain proof! You still have to take care of them to protect their natural white hue.

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Friday, May 26, 2017 @ 11:05 AM
posted by Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD

Dental implants are known for their unrivaled advantages compared to other tooth replacement options. While stability, natural aesthetics and comfort certainly top the list, dental implants also offer remarkable versatility. Here are some reasons why dental implants are considered the most versatile solution in restorative dentistry:

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017 @ 03:05 PM
posted by Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD

Dental implants have an impressive 98% success rate. While the odds are in your favor as far as avoiding implant favor, it can happen and some patients heal better than others. The key to a successful implant surgery is the healing that takes place afterwards. There are things you can do before getting dental implants to ensure the stage is set for a quick and effective healing.

Your implant must fuse to the jawbone in order to be able to strongly anchor a prosthetic tooth or teeth. This is an integral part of the healing process. However, healthy gums play a key role. Your bone and implant get nutrients through the gums via your bloodstream. Therefore, any reduction or constriction in blood flow can affect how long or well your implants heal.

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Monday, April 24, 2017 @ 12:04 PM
posted by Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD

Atlanta GA Implant DentistryDental implants are one of the most valued long-term investments you can make. After all, your teeth play a key role in your speech, nutrition, health and appearance. However, when it comes to a patient considering dental implants, cost is often one of the first things that come to mind.

In the same way that every smile is unique, the cost of dental implants can be different for each patient. There are several factors that determine your implant dentistry expense, including the following:

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