The Dangers and Downsides of Dentures

Published: January 16, 2020

Dr. Steven Rice of Advanced Laser Gum Surgery Institute of Washington encourages edentulous patients to consider the placement of dental implants.

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The Benefits of All-On-4® Vs. Removable Dentures

Published: August 15, 2018

For centuries, medical professionals have worked diligently to fit their patients with dentures. As most people have already heard, even George Washington had several pairs of ill-fitting dentures! Fortunately, modern periodontist practices can offer patients a wide variety of dentures and high-tech denture appliances that would surprise our first American president. One of the most […]

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Benefits of Implants Supported Dentures

Published: June 13, 2018

Traditional dentures have long been a popular restoration option for missing teeth. They are natural looking and affordable. Many denture wearers, however, have a list of complaints about dentures due to their instability. Held in place with glue or paste, removable dentures can slip or shift when you talk, eat, or laugh. Another option, implant […]

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Dentures, Bridges, and Risk of Bone Loss

Published: March 16, 2017

Tooth loss due to gum disease, poor oral hygiene, or trauma is a fairly common problem among adults and it can make eating and speaking difficult. Fortunately, there are many treatments to restore all the benefits of a healthy smile. Dr. Steven Rice is an experienced periodontist who can recommend the best treatment to replace […]

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