Category: Dental Implants

Common Questions About Implants

Dental implants offer patients a wealth of benefits, such as exceptional stability (particularly when compared with other prosthetic restorations). However, that does not mean patients immediately flock to implants without a worry in the world. In fact, because implants require oral surgery, patients often find themselves with a lot of questions they would like answered… Read more »

What’s So Great About Dental Implants?

There are various reasons adults may lose their teeth, for instance trauma or due to dental diseases, such as gum disease. The result, however, is almost always the same: concern. For some patients the fears are primarily esthetic, but for others losing a tooth or teeth can mean decreased functionality chewing or even speaking clearly…. Read more »

How Dental Implants Save Smiles from Tooth Loss

The thing about tooth loss is that, even though it is permanent, the loss of one or more teeth doesn’t affect everyone the same. While some patients might find it devastating and are anxious to replace the tooth/teeth that they’ve lost, others might not consider missing teeth a significant concern. Unfortunately, losing a tooth is… Read more »

Learn More About Dental Implants

You have probably heard that dental implants offer many advantages if you have been seeking out ways to complete your smile after tooth loss. While implants may certainly offer you the restored smile you desire, we encourage you to learn more about what you can expect. From understanding what makes an implant different than other… Read more »

Implant Placement FAQs

Have you been considering the idea of replacing your missing teeth with dental implants? If so, you probably have a solid handle on the components of this tooth replacement solution: first, we will place dental implant posts into your empty sockets. Then we will “restore” or top the post with the visible portion of your… Read more »

Don’t Deny Yourself the Benefits of Dental Implants

At Downey Family and Cosmetic Dentistry, Dr. Hakimzadeh and Dr. Reyhani encourage patients to replace lost or extracted teeth as soon as possible. We often hear from patients who have delayed contacting their dentist because they believe dentures are the sole option for dental prosthetics in Downey, CA. You can imagine their relief when they… Read more »

How to Care for Dental Implants

One of the greatest benefits of dental implants is that, in mimicking your natural teeth, their daily and long-term care is similar to that of your healthy, natural smile. Once placed, implants are designed to feel and function like the roots of your natural teeth, including lasting for life after your jawbone fuses to them…. Read more »