How Long is Dental Implant Recovery Time?

Once one of our patients at Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham decides to go ahead with a dental implant, one of the first things they usually ask is: how long is the recovery time? Our short answer? We don’t know. But that’s a superficial reply! The real answer is that it’s difficult to predict, because […]

Dental Implants: Important Questions

Millions of Americans are now enjoying the benefits of dental implants, like those available from Koch Aeshtetic Dentistry in Birmingham. Implants are state-of-the-art in tooth replacement. But most patients have plenty of questions before commiting to them, and we’ll try to answer the most common ones in this blog post. First: the term “dental implant” […]

Dental Implant Popularity

If you have lost one or more of your natural teeth, dental implants from Koch Aesthetic Dentistry are the next best thing to getting back real ones. That’s because dental implants look and feel like natural teeth. The only one who knows it’s a replacement tooth is you, and they are so lifelike, even you […]

Caring For Your Dental Implant

Dental implants from Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham will change your life for the better, whether you’ve replaced one missing tooth or are anchoring a set of dentures. When the procedure is complete, we will have some specific instructions for you about how to care for your new implants. But we’re using this space to […]

Dental Implants: Months to Hours

Dental inplants are lifelike replacements for missing teeth. They have revolutionized tooth replacement, and are available at Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham. The term “dental implant” actually refers to the titanium post that is placed in the patient’s jawbone, where they replace a missing tooth root. The post fuses with the bone, and becomes a […]

Bone Grafts and Implants

If you’re missing one or more teeth, dental implants from Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham can put a smile back on your face. Dental implants are artificial tooth roots, usually made of titanium. They’re inserted into the jaw, where they can support one or more artificial teeth, up to and including a full dental arch. […]

Dental Implants: Who Is a Candidate?

Almost anyone can get a dental implant, if they are healthy enough to have a routine procedure like an extraction. Even conditions that might seem like a hindrance can be overcome. At Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham, dental inplants are one of our specialties. Dental implants are one of the true marvels of modern dentistry. […]

Dental Implants: Better Than Ever

Dental implants, like those from Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham, have always been viewed as one of the great advances of the profession. But like most things, they have continued to evolve. Today’s dental implants are better than ever. New materials make them stronger and longer-lasting than earlier versions. And the introduction of titanium as […]

Cleaning Your Dental Implant

Dental implants from Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham have a remarkably high success rate: greater than ninety percent. But the success of the procedure itself won’t count for much, if you don’t take good care of it down the road. Since you brush and floss a dental implant the same as a natural tooth, one […]