Category: Implants

Peri-Implantitis And Your Dental Implants

Epsom dentist Dr Andrew Murphy, looks at this less well known threat to replacement teeth If you are a regular reader of our blogs, you will have previously come across the term ‘periodontitis’. This is the advanced stage of gum

Planning To Go Abroad For Your Dental Implants?

Your Epsom dental team recommends considering the potential implications! It’s coming up to that time of the year when, once Christmas is over, many of us will start to look at ways that we can improve our lives in the

Does Your Dentist Offer Dental Implants?

Dr Andrew Murphy

Dr Andrew Murphy Asks, “Are you accessing the widest range of treatment options?” Dental implants are becoming increasingly popular. Despite this, there are still a significant number of dentists who don’t offer this tooth replacement system at their own practice.

Osseointegration And Implant Placement

Principal dentist at the Clock Tower Dental Clinic, Andrew Murphy, explains this critical process. Dental implant placement has been evolving since they were first discovered by Swedish scientist, Per Ingvar Branemark, in the mid 1960s. One part of the process

Four Reasons For Dental Implant Failure

Despite excellent success rates, it is still possible for implants to fail At the Clock Tower Dental Clinic, we have successfully placed dental implants for a number of years now. Providing that the procedure is performed expertly and that sufficient

Have You Considered Dental Implants?

A look at why more and more people are turning to this procedure to replace their missing teeth. It is never a good idea to leave a gap in your teeth. Although this may be an obvious statement where the

Recovering From Your Dental Implant Procedure

Looking after yourself following teeth replacement treatment in Epsom, Surrey Once placed and fully integrated with the bone structure, dental implants should last for twenty years or more, providing a natural-looking and strong replacement tooth. However, there is no denying

Single Tooth Implants – Don’t Leave A Gap!

Single dental implant

Our Epsom dentist explains the benefits of dental implant placement. Losing a tooth, especially if it a sudden loss such as in an accident, can be a traumatic event and leaves you assessing options to replace it. Whilst some people

Dentures Or Dental Implants? A Comparison

Single dental implant

You local Epsom dentists discuss the pros and cons of these two teeth replacement methods. One of the hardest decisions for a patient to take when they have lost a tooth, is the choice of tooth replacement method, especially if

Immediate Full Arch Teeth Replacement in Epsom

Older patients at the dentist

Using the ‘fast and fixed’ method, you may be able to have new teeth in just one day! Dental implants are now widely used in the replacement of lost teeth. Most people though, are probably more aware of their use