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Denture Options

Pasadena Texas: Denture Options Dentures that look and feel just like natural teeth with dental implant dentures! Dentures are substitutes for missing teeth. They are a plastic dental prosthesis that goes in and out of your mouth. With old fashioned dentures you get loose painful dentures because the dentures only rest on the gum tissue. […]

Pasadena Dental Implant Dentures

Dr. Nugent offers Implant Dentures at his Pasadena, Texas Dental Office. Dental implant dentures change people’s lives. For patients struggling with uncomfortable or loose-fitting denture, stabilizing it with dental implants is a life changing experience. Dental implants are placed in the jaw where they fuse with the jawbone. Now the implants can act as anchor […]

Pasadena Texas Dentist | 3D Xray

Dr. Nugent is proud to offer revolutionary diagnostic technology with the Galileos 3D Imaging System. This system provides three-dimensional, high-definition, in-office digital imaging. The machine is able to take scans in 14 seconds, decreasing your radiation exposure and lessen the likelihood of movement interference.   These high quality scans allow Dr. Nugent a complete three […]

Pasadena Texas Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain Veneers the ultimate cosmetic dentistry: Porcelain veneers are what Movie Stars utilize to get the “Perfect Hollywood Smile”. Veneers can close spaces, increase length, create maximum whiteness and straighten teeth. Veneers are a popular cosmetic dentistry option. Deep tetracycline stains can be removed from a smile with this porcelain veneers. Also, veneers can sometimes […]

Things You Should Know About Dental Implants

Pasadena Texas Dental Implant Dentist: Conebeam 3-D scans and Dental Implants: Utilizing a Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) scan with every dental implant surgery is not the norm. However, at Dr. Nugent’s dental implant practice it is a routine occurrence. Dr. Nugent feels that implant surgery should never be performed without a CBCT scan as […]

Preserve Bone with Dental Implants

  Replace Missing Teeth with Dental Implants in Pasadena, Texas When you lose a tooth, it can change the way you eat, speak, and the way you feel about yourself. You might think only of partial or full dentures with their ineffective adhesives when you think about tooth replacement. However, the best and most technologically […]

Four Reseaons to get Dental Implants

Four Reasons to get Dental Implants Improved Quality of Life. Dental implants will make your smile look like new again so you can feel confident in your ability to eat, laugh, and live without worrying about your dentures or missing teeth. Dental Implants are the best way to replace missing teeth. Furthermore, implants can be […]

Silver or White Teeth Fillings

Pasadena Texas Family Dentistry: There is unfounded controversy about silver (amalgam) fillings vs. tooth color (composite) fillings. Simply put there are pro and cons to both materials. While Dr. Nugent’s office primarily only does white fillings, there are rare situations where a silver filling would work better. Pro for Silver Fillings: Because of the metal […]

Now offering Dental Implants

Dr. Michael Nugent now offering Dental Implants to Pasadena, TX Residents   Dr. Nugent is now offering patients with missing teeth in Pasadena, Texas the opportunity of dental implants as a tooth replacement solution. Dental Implants are the best method of tooth replacement. Implants are far superior to out dated methods of tooth replacement like […]

Gum Disease Pasadena, Deer Park Texas

Periodontal Disease, Pasadena Texas Signs and symptoms of Periodontal Disease: Bleeding gums – Gums should never bleed, even if you brush vigorously or use dental floss. Red and puffy gums – Gums should never be red or swollen. Gum tissue should be pink and firm. Tenderness or Discomfort – Plaque, calculus (tartar) and bacteria toxins […]

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