It goes without saying that missing teeth can impact your life! Feeling self-conscious about your smile, avoiding your favorite foods or only being able to chew on one side of your mouth are all potential issues you may be dealing with if you’ve lost any teeth. So it’s natural to want the best possible replacement option to restore both your smile and overall quality of life. You may have heard that dental implants in Indianapolis are the best solution because they’re stronger and more natural looking than other options. But what if you’re a smoker – can that affect the success of an implant? In this blog, we’ll answer that question and review the general implant procedure so you can make an informed decision about what’s right for you.
February 3, 2018
September 14, 2017
Your smile says a lot about you! When your tooth is failing or missing, you might not feel confident about the appearance of your smile and you may be apt to hide it when you’re meeting someone new or talking to someone. This may affect the way that people perceive you and have a negative impact on your career or relationships. You’ve heard that a dental implant can replace your tooth, but it feels like a costly procedure and you wonder if it’s worth the investment? Here’s what you should know about dental implants.
November 14, 2016
Are you missing one or more teeth? Dr. Mark M. Farthing and Dr. Armin M. Tepner of Indianapolis Family Dentistry advise dental implants as replacement options for teeth lost to oral injury, extensive decay, periodontal (gum) disease or congenital defect. They are truly artificial teeth from root to crown and reside right in the patient’s jawbone for superior stability and longevity.
October 23, 2016
Are you suffering from tooth loss? Are you tired of uncomfortable dentures? If so, dental implants are the answer to your needs. Dental implants allow you to permanently replace your missing teeth with the most preferred option. Offering a 95 percent success rate, dental implants are now highly sought because they are effective and offer a solution that most closely mimics natural teeth. However, many are hesitant to receive dental implants in Indianapolis due to certain myths that surround the process and the implants. As your trusted dentist for dental implants, we are here to clear the air about common misconceptions surrounding dental implants.
September 7, 2016
What happens after tooth loss? Of course, personal appearance suffers, and self-image, too. Beyond those things, oral health deteriorates as teeth surrounding an empty socket shift, and gums and jawbone recede. What’s the answer? It could be dental implants in Indianapolis. They’re the strongest, most lifelike dental treatments available to replace missing teeth in Indianapolis, particularly when placed by Dr. Mark Farthing or Dr. Armin Tepner of Indianapolis Family Dentistry.
August 30, 2016
What’s your best option for replacing missing teeth? It could be the dental implant in Indianapolis, a lifelike artificial tooth that resides in the jaw, bonding to bone for a strong foundation that lasts. Dr. Mark M. Farthing and Dr. Armin M. Tepner, cosmetic dentists in Indianapolis, place dental implants during a comfortable procedure in their Indianapolis office. Both members of the Implant Study Group, these skilled doctors see implants last for years. In fact, implants may be your final tooth replacements. (more…)