Dental Implants with Dr. Nugent

A Long-Lasting Way to Restore Teeth What is a dental implant? A dental implant is a titanium-based prosthesis that we use in order to replace missing teeth. What are the advantages of dental implants? The main advantage of dental implants is that they can replace missing teeth without affecting the neighboring teeth. For example, if […]

Dental Implant Options in Pasadena Texas

Single Dental Implant The most technologically advanced way to replace a single missing tooth is with a beautiful porcelain crown on top of a dental implant. The dental implant is a titanium cylinder that is placed in the jawbone. There the dental implant performs all the functions of the root of the natural tooth it […]

Do Dental Implants Hurt?

Dr. Nugent is dental implant treatment painful? Most dental implant patients report soreness for one or two days after the surgical dental implant placement. Usually over the counter pain medication works to elevate the soreness. However if needed, a prescription for pain medication will be provided. Dr. Nugent’s patients almost always report that getting the […]

All-on-Four Deer Park Texas

Dr. Nugent, How is the All-on-4 different from a denture? The All-on-4 Dental Implant Protocol provides patients with new teeth that do not come out. The teeth are firmly fixed in place, and look, feel and function like natural teeth. The all-on-4 utilizes digital X-rays and computer modeling to plan optimal dental implant placement BEFORE […]

Pasadena Texas Cosmetic Dental Implant Dentist

Dental implants preserve bone. Why would a dentist propose a tooth-supported bridge? You deserve the best in dental care. Unfortunately, some dentists have not staid current with modern dentistry. Dentists are using old fashioned techniques and they are doing procedures that they know how to do. Some dentist have not invested in continuing education to […]

Extract Tooth Place Implant

Dr. Nugent, would you ever suggest extracting a tooth and replacing it with an implant? Absolutely!! Sometimes extracting failing or about to fail natural teeth is the most conservative option. Dr. Nugent loves to save natural teeth. However, is the long term prognosis for a natural tooth is not good then it does not make […]

Dental Implant Cost

How does the cost of dental implant compare to other teeth replacement options? Dental implants are initially more expensive than old fashioned teeth replacement options such as bridges or partial dentures. However, the long term prognosis of dental implant teeth make dental implants the superior financial investment. For replacing a single missing tooth the most […]

Cheap Dental Implants Pasadena Texas

  All dental implant treatment is the same quality. Thus, it makes sense to shop for the lowest cost available. This is completely wrong . You will always be able to find someone who will do the work for cheaper. As in life, high quality work that lasts and provides long term results is an […]

Replace Teeth with Dental Implants

Pasadena, Deer Park Dental Implants:  Dental implants can provide replacements for missing teeth. They will look, function and feel like natural teeth. Dental implants are made of titanium cylinder that is placed into the jawbone. There the bone bonds with the bone locking the implant into the jaw. Dental implants are the longest lasting and […]

Dental Implants: Tooth Replacements That Mimic Nature

Have you lost your confidence in your smile because of missing teeth? Teeth can be lost for numerous reasons, including cavities, trauma and periodontal (gum) disease. By age 17, it is estimated that 7.3 percent of children have lost one permanent adult tooth, and by age 50 adults have lost an average of 12 teeth. […]

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