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How tooth implants can restore missing teeth

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Do you feel embarrassed about having a tooth missing? Do you try to avoid family photos, because you feel self-conscious about your smile? You don’t have to suffer with low self-esteem due to your missing tooth. A tooth implant will provide you with a very natural looking replacement tooth that is permanently fixed into your mouth and will give you a complete smile again.

Tooth implants are anchored into your jaw by a titanium root. This prosthetic root behaves in the same way as a natural tooth; by holding the crown (a prosthetic crown in the case of a tooth implant) and by stimulating the jawbone underneath. The action of stimulating the jawbone is very important for your oral health. It prevents the jawbone from atrophying and causing the caved in look associated with traditional denture wearers, whose jawbones are not in direct contact with their replacement teeth.

How are tooth implants fitted?

As it’s easier to place tooth implants effectively when your jawbone is still healthy, you should ideally contact our dental practice here in York as soon as you lose your tooth, or at the least, as soon as you decide you want the implant fitted. During your appointment, you will receive a local anaesthetic to ensure the procedure is as comfortable as possible for you. The root will be placed in the jaw and a temporary crown added to the top. Your permanent crown will be attached after several months, when your jaw is healed completely.

When you have more than one tooth missing

If you have more than one tooth missing, you can have a bridge or full set of dentures fitted to fill the gap. The bridges and dentures will be secured into your mouth using tooth implants, allowing you to hang a full set of teeth on just 4 to 6 implants. Once the implants are in place, the prosthetic teeth will be held firmly in the mouth. They won’t accidentally fall out and shouldn’t even move around. Your dentist will show you how you can best keep them clean.

If you’d like to restore your smile to its former attractiveness, please give the reception team here at our practice in York a call. We’ll happily book you in for a tooth implant consultation and explain all the benefits you’ll enjoy on top of being able to speak more clearly and using your implants to chew your food. We look forward to welcoming you to our modern practice here in York.

How Could Dental Implants Change Your Life?

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When you suffer from broken or missing teeth, it can seem like you have no option but to accept the discomfort, pain and appearance. But this is not the case. At Blossom Dental Care in York, we have a fantastic range of effective dental implant treatments, that could revolutionise the way you think about your oral health. How could dental implants change your life?

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How To Transform Your Smile In Time For Your Holiday

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You’ve printed your flight tickets, scheduled an itinerary of activities for each day and planned every outfit from the shoes to the sunglasses but still don’t feel 100% prepared for your upcoming holiday. Many of us like to book in a haircut, nail appointment or pedicure before we go away, but if you want to look your best this summer why not try Teeth Whitening at Blossom Dental?

If you suffer from discoloured teeth it can make you feel less confident about your appearance, and hold back in social situations due to hiding your smile. But discolouration is nothing to be ashamed of, teeth can lose their brightness because of foods, drinks and smoking and is a very common issue. However, you do not have to take your insecurities on holiday with you. At Blossom Dental Care, our teeth whitening treatment is fast, easy and flexible around your lifestyle.

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Will Invisalign Treatment Effect My Summer?

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Summer is a time for holidays, BBQs and making memories with our friends and family. However, when you suffer from misalignment, it can make you hesitant to engage in social activities if you feel unconfident about your appearance and feel the need to hide your smile. At Blossom Dental Care, we pride ourselves on the exceptional teeth straightening treatment we offer at our practice in York- Invisalign.

Invisalign is a revolutionary teeth straightening service, that is subtle by name and nature. The removable, transparent aligners implement controlled movement over time, giving you fantastic results whilst remaining discreet and virtually undetectable. One of the unique benefits of Invisalign is how it allows you to feel confident about your smile during, and after the treatment!

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5 Reasons To Try Teeth Whitening?

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Feel More Confident

When you have discoloured teeth it can make you feel self-conscious about your appearance; particularly your smile. This low self-esteem can make you timid when attending social events, meeting new people and prevent you from living your life to the fullest. As well as having a negative impact on your social life and personal development, it can be particularly detrimental to your career. If you feel unable to suggest ideas, participate in discussions, or even put yourself forward for your dream promotion, you could be miserable within your work life. Once you have teeth whitening at Blossom Dental Care those insecurities will be lifted, and with no anxiety about your appearance to hold you back, you can regain your confidence.

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What Are The Benefits Of Dental Implants?

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Dental implants are an established procedure that endeavors to prevent the oral health complications that can occur as a result of tooth loss. Each implant at Blossom Dental Care, York is produced with a titanium screw, which connects to the jawbone to substitute the root of the incompetent tooth. As implants are connected to the patient’s jaw, they provide a durable, strong foundation for artificial teeth. Despite having elements of titanium, our dental implants are carefully designed to look as natural and undetectable as possible.

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Would I be suitable for dental implants?

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One of the most common questions we get asked here at the Blossom Dental practice in York is whether or not a particular patient is suitable for dental implants. Dental implants are one of the most natural looking solutions to tooth loss. They look just like natural teeth and they are designed especially for you. They will fit among your remaining teeth without drawing attention to themselves.

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3 Ways Invisible Braces Are Discreet

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As the summer months get closer, we start to eat healthier, exercise more and prep our skin for a golden glow. But have you considered upgrading your best accessory, your smile? At Blossom Dental Care, York we offer our patients the opportunity to perfect their smile, with little to no disruption to their daily lifestyle. As one of York’s leading providers of Invisalign, our patients not only have confidence in their smile, but in their treatment too.

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Cosmetic Dentistry That Can Help During The Easter Holidays

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It’ll soon be Easter and you might be planning to take a bit of time off work to maximise your holiday. Perhaps you’re planning on going out with friends, or maybe on a few dates? The problem is, you’re feeling a bit embarrassed about your teeth! They’re not as white, or as straight as they once were. There is a prominent stain on one of them and you haven’t got round to fixing the one that got chipped last summer.

Easter could be the perfect time to fit in an appointment with your dentist here in York and look at the cosmetic options available to you. With your smile looking significantly more attractive, you’ll be able to hit the town full of confidence, showing off your newly enhanced teeth. Let’s have a look at some of the cosmetic dentistry options we offer here at the Blossom Dental Practice in York.

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