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Avoid These Top Causes of Dental Implant Failure

Aug 24, 2019 — by Sharon B. Mateja, D.D.S. | Comments (0)
Tags: Dental Implants Missing Teeth Restorative Dentistry Gum Disease

If you can avoid the top causes of dental implant failure, the treatment will be successful for years to come. Dr. Sharon Mateja shares some tips.


Traditional vs. Implant-Supported Dental Bridges

Aug 30, 2018 — by Sharon B. Mateja, D.D.S. | Comments (0)
Tags: Dental Bridges Missing Teeth Dental Implants Restorative Dentistry

Traditional, fixed, and implant-supported dental bridges have unique pros and cons. Let’s compare these different treatments for missing teeth.


How Oral Injuries Can Lead to Tooth Loss

Mar 25, 2017 — by Sharon B. Mateja, D.D.S. | Comments (0)
Tags: Missing Teeth Restorative Dentistry

Oral injuries and physical trauma to the head or mouth can result in tooth loss. Let's consider some treatments for missing teeth.


How Gum Disease Can Lead to Tooth Loss

Jan 24, 2017 — by Sharon B. Mateja, D.D.S. | Comments (0)
Tags: Gum Disease Missing Teeth Restorative Dentistry

Advanced periodontal disease can lead to the loss of teeth. Let's consider how gum health can impact your smile and what treatments are available.


Dental Care for Seniors: Good Health During the Golden Years

Sep 24, 2015 — by Sharon B. Mateja, D.D.S. | Comments (0)
Tags: General Dentistry Missing Teeth Gum Recession Restorative Dentistry

Dental care treatments for seniors tend to focus on treating tooth loss, gum recession, major tooth damage and decay, and dry mouth.