Cranford Center for Periodontics & Dental Implants Blog

5 Facts About Dental Implants That You Should Know!

March 14, 2024

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Closeup of dental implant

Dentures and dental bridges are ideal for some patients, but dental implants offer a wide range of benefits that you can’t find anywhere else. This is because dental implants replace the roots of the missing teeth, allowing for additional stability and a more lifelike restoration. However, there are likely still quite a few things about dental implants that you don’t know. Continue reading to learn some interesting facts about this tooth replacement option.


Who is a Good Candidate for Dental Implants?

January 6, 2024

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Dentist discussing dental implant with female patient Traditional bridges and dentures have been used for generations to treat tooth loss. However, more than 500,000 Americans are investing in another method of tooth replacement. A dental implant is unlike any other treatment because it mimics both the tooth root and the crown. With over a 95% success rate and a lifespan of 30 years or more, dental implants are a cost-effective choice. Most people with good overall health can benefit from them, but are they right for you? Here are 6 qualities of the ideal dental implant candidate.


What Are Periodontal Pockets? How Can You Get Rid of Them?

November 28, 2023

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Illustration of dental probe touching periodontal pocket

If you have a healthy mouth, you may seldom give any thought to your gums. They are simply the frame that protects the base of your teeth. If you develop gum disease, though, you may start to have concerns about periodontal pockets. What are periodontal pockets, and what can you do about them? Read this blog post to discover valuable information.