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Cosmetic Dentistry in La Jolla

Cosmetic dentistry is vital for a variety of reasons including injuries to the mouth, chipped teeth, crooked teeth, discolored teeth, oversized gums and for those who simply would love to have a better smile and appearance. Depending on the severity of your mouths current condition or the goals you have going into cosmetic dentistry there a numerous options to create [...]

Dental Implants in San Diego

If you are missing teeth or your dentures are not working out because they are uncomfortable and loose it may be time to consider getting dental implants in San Diego at a quality dentist office. Permanent teeth can be lost for a number of reasons and the number one solution for replacement is dental implants because they resemble natural teeth, [...]

By | April 18th, 2017|dental implants|0 Comments

Cosmetic Dentistry News: Mouth Reconstruction in La Jolla

If you are in need of a full smile makeover due to serious gum issues, missing teeth, misaligned teeth, large gums, misshapen gums and/or teeth then mouth reconstruction is absolutely the best option for you. Depending on the exact problems you are facing and the severity of them, Dr. Georgaklis will determine the proper treatment plan for you using one [...]

San Diego Implant Dentist

You know that feeling… that feeling when you’re munching away at your favorite snacks and all of a sudden… there it is again.  That tooth pain that you been “sort of” ignoring.  You think, well, maybe it will just go away on it’s own.  Wishful thinking indeed!  You tell your self that you’ve had pain like that before and it did go away.  Or did it? You know that something must be done sooner rather than later.  But you have concerns.  Chief among them is “How much do dental implants it cost?”  That is a certainly valid concern, but let’s take a look at that concern from a more realistic perspective: how much does it cost to do nothing?  That’s the true concern. Another concern is shifting teeth.  Keep in mind too that your teeth are shifting all of the time, and any space created by a missing tooth means the rest of your teeth will start to “take up that open space” making an implant procedure more difficult. […]

5 Reasons to Visit an Implant Dentist in San Diego

Missing teeth are detrimental to your appearance and dental function. Fortunately, there are a number of tooth replacement options available. Bridges and dentures can certainly improve your look, bite, and self-esteem. However, when you receive treatment from an implant dentist in San Diego, you will enjoy a number of additional benefits. For example, implants offer greater stability and durability than any other type of restorations. They can also improve your overall oral health by preventing jawbone degeneration and further tooth loss. Dr. Georgaklis is a trusted implant dentist in La Jolla. He will use advanced dental imaging to create a precise treatment plan and provide stunning, lifelike restorations with minimal discomfort. […]

Forget Loose Dentures – Try San Diego Dental Implants

If you are a denture wearer, you may feel frustrated and embarrassed by your prosthetic. When you first received your dentures, they fit comfortably and looked natural. Now, however, they slip around in your mouth. Not only are they uncomfortable; they make it difficult to eat and speak in front of others. If you are tired of dealing with loose dentures, San Diego dental implants may be the solution. These restorations are permanently fixed to your jawbone. They can also prevent bone recession and changes to your facial structure. Dr. Georgaklis will provide a full consultation to determine if implants are the most appropriate solution for your La Jolla loose dentures. […]

Quiz: Restorations and Your Implant Dentist in San Diego

If you are missing teeth and considering your treatment options, be sure to visit your implant dentist in San Diego. Dental implants are advanced restorations that many experts believe are the top choice to replace missing teeth. Dr. George Georgaklis, an esteemed La Jolla implant dentist, has years of experience placing dental implants, and his patients are consistently very pleased with the results of their treatment. How much do you know about dental implants? Find out with this quiz. Then call us to learn whether the treatment is right for you. […]

Are You a Candidate for Dental Implants in San Diego?

Are you missing one or more teeth? If so, you know how much even a single missing tooth can affect your speech, eating, appearance, and self-confidence. To restore your smile and quality of life, you want the most stable and natural dental restorations. Dental implants at our San Diego office may be the solution. Implants are permanent replacement teeth, which will be set directly into your jawbone. However, because they involve surgical placement, they are not right for everyone. Dr. Georgaklis, your La Jolla dental implants dentist, will examine your jaw and overall health to determine whether this treatment is the right solution for you. […]

By | January 19th, 2015|dental implants, restorative dentistry|0 Comments

Your Tooth Replacement Options: Implants & Bridges

Does a missing tooth detract from your appearance? Do you long for a beautiful smile and healthy dental function? If so, you naturally want the most effective, lifelike, and durable dental restoration available. If you are exploring your restorative options, you may be wondering about an implant vs. a bridge at our La Jolla practice. Although both restorations can give you a more complete smile, implants offer numerous benefits that older bridges simply cannot provide. Nevertheless, although implants are typically the optimal choice, in some cases, bridges can be a great solution. Your = dentist will explain more about an implant vs. a bridge in San Diego, and he will help you select the right treatment for your needs. […]

How Dental Implants Can Save Your Mouth

A wonderful thing about living in this day and age are the many advances we have made in medicine and science that allow us to accomplish things that were science fiction just a generation ago. Today, a dental implant can be as realistic as your natural tooth, both functionally and aesthetically. I proudly offer dental implants at my San Diego practice, giving patients the opportunity to replace missing teeth and restore their dental function. […]

By | October 20th, 2014|dental implants, restorative dentistry|0 Comments

Benefits of Dental Implants Over Dentures

Are you considering various dental treatments to cope with tooth loss? Today I wanted to discuss the benefits of dental implants at my San Diego practice, especially compared to traditional, removable dentures. First of all, I use metal-free materials when restoring dental implants and I place a particular emphasis on artistic technique to ensure that your teeth always look natural and feel great. Also, keep in mind that implants can be used effectively to help with replacing one tooth or a full set of teeth depending on your particular needs. […]

By | October 20th, 2014|dental implants, restorative dentistry|0 Comments

Dental Bone Grafting in La Jolla

When a person needs to have a tooth replaced with a false one, Dr. George Georgaklis may insert an implant into the jawbone to hold the dental crown in place. If the area has been damaged or eroded by periodontal disease or other infections, there may not be enough bone to support the dental implant.Dr. Georgaklis has the ability to grow bone where needed. The bone grafting procedure builds up the bone tissue increasing the height or width of the jawbone and fill in voids and defects in the bone. […]

By | October 18th, 2014|bone grafting, dental implants|0 Comments
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