Dental Implants

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Do Cherries Stain Dentures?

A question recently asked on our website was this: Do cherries stain dentures? The sad truth is that cherries, berries and other dark fruits, wines, tomato sauces, dark beers, teas and coffees and dark vegetables all have the ability to darken dentures, teeth, veneers, bridges...

The Ceramill Motion 2 is the best in-house milling machine made by Amann Girrbach.

Sacramento Dentistry Group Introduces Ceramill Motion 2

“This mill does it all.” — a national provider of digital dental equipment The Sacramento Dentistry Group would like to announce their adoption of the Ceramill Motion 2 by Amann Girrbach. This is a digitally operated mill that shapes both ceramics and metals into prosthetic dental...

The iTero scanner is a digital device that makes Invisalign treatment easier than ever.

Introducing the Latest iTero

The Sacramento Dentistry Group would like to announce our upgrade to the newest iTero intraoral scanner system. The iTero is typically used to take images of the teeth and jaws for our Invisalign patients. It is also works with other applications, like our new computerized...

The Sacramento Dentistry Group discusses the observed benefits of cleaning your tongue regularly.

Filling in the Gaps

What are Diastemas? Diastema is the dental term for gaps between the teeth. It's a normal dental feature in many mammals, humans included. Gaps between teeth were thought to be very attractive in medieval times, since women with gapped teeth were believed to be more passionate....

Osteoporosis can affect men and women, but drugs used for treatment may affect your dental care.

Aging and Dental Myths

The Sacramento Dentistry Group believes that teeth can last a lifetime! Does the aging baby boomer generation have an advantage over those who are younger? Yes, and one reason why, according to geriatric dentist Dr. Elisa Ghezzi, involves tap water: "Unlike kids these days, [baby...

Keep your teeth by visiting the dentist if any tooth is avulsed, lost or dislodged.

Restore Missing Teeth

Don’t Go Toothless! The average adult in the United States has three or more teeth missing by the age of 64. If you have missing teeth for any reason, the Sacramento Dentistry Group wants you to seek treatment and correct the problem! A mouth full of teeth...

Dental Implants

Dental Implant Questions and Answers

If you have missing teeth, our Sacramento dental office usually recommends dental implants instead of dentures or a bridge. Dental implants are generally recommended over dentures and bridges because implants are a restoration alternative that mimics the role of the missing teeth. Dental implants look and...

Patients who need dental implants can be helped to get them with bone grafting.

Bone Grafting for Dental Implants

Putting Bone Where It's Needed As discussed in a prior weekly blog article, dental implants are the best way to replace missing and damaged teeth. At our downtown Sacramento dental clinic, when patients inquire about dental implants they are generally missing teeth due to injury, genetic defects...

Dental technicians make all manner of dental appliances for the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

Hard Working Dental Technicians

Just as nurses are the backbone of any physician's practice, excellent dental technicians are amongst those providing valuable support to the dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group. Whether it's a bridge, crown or veneers, our Sacramento dentists rely on professional dental technicians to craft custom...

Types of Dental Implants

What Are Dental Implants?

Dental Implant Basics A dental implant is an artificial root that is “implanted” or affixed to your jaw to mount replacements for missing teeth. There are three types of dental implant: endosteal or endosseus (which is “in the bone”), subperiosteal (which is primarily on top of...