Root Canal vs Dental Implant?

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tooth medical anatomy with wordsIn what circumstances is it better to have a root canal over an implant and vice versa? Sometimes one option is better than the other. As good as implants can be, a person’s natural teeth are far superior in terms of sensation.… Read more

Does it hurt to get a dental implant?

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ee8cce_28b15714675842deb0737e58c7c750e3One of the most common questions from our patients is “Does getting an dental implant hurt?”.

Implant placement is usually done under local anesthesia and requires less anesthesia than it usual takes to extract a tooth. The anesthesia is used to make the gums numb around the site where the implant will be placed.… Read more