The very nature of the dental implant with its titanium bone interface does not have the periodontium to act as a shock absorber. Therefore, care must be taken into consideration when assessing both the patient planning to have dental implants and the post restored patient. The most common indicator of bruxism is worn occlusal surfaces….An occlusal guard that fits properly is the best tool for preventing problems associated with bruxism. At every recall appointment, patient compliance should be evaluated and every attempt should be made to help a patient be compliant…..read more
Smile Clinic for general and cosmetic dentistry with specialist in dental implants, cosmetic veneers, smile makeover and cosmetic denture. Bite and TMJ treatment and root canal treatments are also provided.