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Mini – Dental Implants

Mini-dental implants (MDI’s) are very similar to normal implants, but they are much smaller. This means that we can get the same benefit of normal dental implants but without all the fuss. They are mostly used to stabilize loose dentures, particularly for the bottom arch. How much smaller are Mini-Dental Implants? Mini-Dental Implants are around 2.9mm’s in diameter or less. Normal dental implants range from 3.5mm to 6mm normally. What are the advantages of Mini Dental Implants? Quick / Easy to place – Compared to normal dental implants, minis are a lot quicker and easier to place and can sometimes … Continue reading


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Commonly asked questions at the dentist

1. What’s the best toothpaste to use? Generally speaking, most toothpastes do the same thing. You want a foamy substance that applies fluoride to the teeth. The main benefits of tooth brushing are mechanical removal of plaque and application of fluoride to the teeth. The big differences are sensitive-teeth toothpastes, which all work in slightly different ways and Colgate Total which is scientifically proven to be better at plaque control that other toothpastes. In fact, they have a patent, as it contains a special ingredient that helps keep plaque away. 2. What’s the best mouthwash to use? Most mouthwashes work … Continue reading


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