Dental Implants

The dental technician is a critical part of the support team for a dental office. What does a dental technician do and why are they are so helpful to our dentists? Find out here!...

Are there medications that can affect the success of dental implants? This study of SSRI's and dental implants may be helpful in planning your dental care. Find out more in this article....

If you have questions about dental implants but have been afraid to ask, here are some answers! Find out more about common dental implant questions....

Do you need a dental implant but don't have enough jawbone to support it? Then you need a jawbone graft. What materials are used for a jawbone graft and what's entailed in the procedure? We provide the answers! ...

Our bodies are constantly rebuilding themselves at a cellular level. Portions of older bone get removed through a process called resorption, and new bone is put in place through ossification. When we are young, ossification is working at a higher level than resorption, which results...

Most people do not mind visiting their family dentist, but some patients have an unwillingness to get their dental checkups regularly. There is no single reason for this type of reluctance – causes vary, and stem from a variety of sources. At the Placerville Dental...

Every individual working at the Placerville Dental Group has your dental health as their main goal. They want to make sure that your smile is the best it can be, and that your health of your teeth and gums stays in top shape. That includes...

Dental implants are replacement teeth that anchor into your jawbone. Since they are permanent replacements of lost teeth, they work better than detachable bridges or dentures. Not only are they long-lasting and reliable, but they look natural and offer an improved ability to chew. Dental...