If you use dentures but still feel self-conscious about the state of your smile, dental implants are proven to work as an alternative that function just as well as regular teeth. But if you’re concerned that the regular implant procedure is too invasive or costly, or if you’re wary of bone grafting procedures that may… Continue reading Mini Dental Implants
You may have missed this video from around the web last week, but if you press play, you’ll see Danica Patrick (famed NASCAR driver and GoDaddy.com spokeswoman) exercising her funny bone in this stunt that shows the unsuspecting public what life would be like without their natural teeth. It’s something that not all of us… Continue reading A Life Without Your Natural Teeth
Dental implants have a high track record of success for restoring teeth -- they’ve provided significant benefits to patients looking for ways to get new teeth that are strong and contribute to improved oral health. However, as successful as implant treatment may be, there are still issues that can prevent a dental implant from doing… Continue reading Why Dental Implants Fail: How You Can Get Successful Treatment with Dental Implants
If you've ever looked in the mirror and wanted a complete change for your smile, you’re not alone. We can help you start fresh and get back both your best smile appeal and oral functionality with a smile makeover at our Austin dental office. Also known as a full mouth restoration, this treatment plan can… Continue reading Get a Clean Slate for your Oral Health with a Smile Makeover
If you have a missing tooth, there are several options available to help restore your bite and smile. The most advanced method for tooth replacement involves the use of dental implants, so your new tooth can be both secure and the most seamless fit for you. If you're considering getting a dental implant in Austin,… Continue reading Dental Implants: The Smart Choice for Oral Health
If you’re struggling with a less-than perfect smile, you’re not alone. Cracked and chipped teeth, as well as teeth that are misaligned or stained, are common problems that almost everyone can relate to experiencing. If you want a better-looking smile, the process doesn’t have to be intimidating or complicated. We’re happy to help you on… Continue reading Correcting Oral Health Problems with Cosmetic Dentistry
Implant dentistry has evolved significantly with more predictable outcomes within the last twenty years, as most dentistry has. During those twenty years, we have seen many an implant at Austin Smile Creations, and many patients have sought Dr. Gotun’s expertise for many a reason. Typical scenarios we encounter are patients who have had teeth extracted… Continue reading Real-Time Dentistry: Effective Implant Planning with Three-Dimensional Scans.
In our dental practice in Austin we are proud to offer this cutting edge procedure to our patients. Dr.Gotun personally collects samples of your blood and prepares the PRP during the surgical procedures. It is a great natural, efficient and cost-effective way for patients to get help in tissue regeneration and healing via agents produced by your own body. Currently we use PRP in various bone grafting procedures to correct bone deficiencies, that may have been caused by periodontal disease, in site of previously extracted teeth, and caused by various anatomical anomalies. In our dental practice in Westlake Hills is also used for implant placement related surgeries requiring additional bone grafting.
Dental implants are both a cosmetic solution as well as an absolute necessity in some cases to restoring a healthy functional bite. It can dramatically improve your quality of life, as well as boost your self confidence and your desire to be around people. It is a permanent solution that is worth the investment.
When choosing a cosmetic dentist, make sure you meet the doctor for a consultation or some treatment before the actual full-blown makeover. The key is to figure out if you and your cosmetic dentist can understand each other and if your personalities click.