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... About Dental Implants Bone Grafting for Dental Implants Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Implants Hidden Consequences of Losing Teeth Top Reasons to Choose Dental Implants Gum Grafting If gum recession is affecting your health or your appearance, a routine surgical procedure called gum grafting may help...

Procedures
... Bone Grafting Bone grafting is a surgical procedure that replaces missing bone with a material called a bone graft...

Christie Brinkley Shares Her Experience With Dental Implants
...However, if you do not have adequate bone volume, you may be a candidate for a minor surgical procedure to increase your bone volume through bone grafting or other regenerative surgical techniques...

The Many Things Dental Implants Can Do For You
...Bone grafting is also available at Pasadena Dental Implants—it's a treatment that strengthens and reinforces the tissue by adding new bone...

A Solution for Restoring Adequate Bone for Dental Implants
... We may be able to overcome this bone loss with bone grafting and regeneration...

Before we Extract That Problem Tooth, Let's Consider Saving it
...We may also need to provide further assistance to these tissues to regenerate through gum or bone grafting...

Are You In Need of Dental Implants?
...A dental implant needs an adequate amount of bone in which to secure itself, meaning that patients with severe bone atrophy may require a bone grafting procedure prior to receiving their implants...

Periodontal Flap Surgery
...A variety of techniques may be used to accomplish this, including high-tech methods of bone grafting and chemicals referred to as growth factors...

Are You a Candidate for Dental Implants?
...In fact, bone grafting material is often added to an extraction site when a tooth is removed, just to make sure implants remain a viable option...

Bone Grafting for Dental Implants
...Very often you can still get the replacement tooth you want, thanks to routine bone grafting procedures...

Bone Grafting FAQs
What is bone grafting...

Immediate Implants
... If radiographic (x-ray) examination reveals that there is not enough bone to support the implant initially, it doesn't mean you can't have a dental implant; it just means that you will probably need to have a routine bone grafting procedure as the tooth is removed, and then allow the area to heal for several months before having a second procedure to place the implant...

Cost of Not Replacing Missing Teeth
...In fact, bone grafting is presently a relatively common in-office procedure that can be done as one stage of the implant process...

Bone Grafting
...Fortunately, with modern bone grafting-techniques, the bone that has been lost can be built up again...

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Pasadena Dental Implants
175 S. El Molino, Suite 4
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 796-1241

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