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Tooth Loss Facts

Quiz Question: Which of the following Tooth Loss Facts is true? A. At least 36 million Americans are missing all of their teeth. B. The number of people who are missing at least one tooth is increasing. C. Losing teeth can feel devastating. D. All of the above  The answer is: D (All … [Read more...] about Tooth Loss Facts

Is It Important To Replace A Missing Back Tooth?

Tooth loss is one of the most common ailments affecting individuals today.  It is estimated that 120 million people have at least one missing tooth.  While a missing front tooth is an obvious problem that most people are quick to address, missing back teeth do not seem to raise as much concern.  … [Read more...] about Is It Important To Replace A Missing Back Tooth?

Sink Your Teeth Into This One! Pi Dental Center is Serving “The Capital Smile”

After thirty years courting revolutionary exploration of prosthodontic possibilities, The Pi Dental Center is proud to announce another new concept in smile building. Because we can now engineer superior durability with no sacrifice to translucent, natural esthetics, we are naming the ultimate Pi … [Read more...] about Sink Your Teeth Into This One! Pi Dental Center is Serving “The Capital Smile”

Timing is Everything — Maximizing Dental Insurance Benefits

At the Pi Dental Center, October thru December is the busiest time of the year. Patients with dental insurance benefits want to maximize their value for each calendar year and often wait for the end of the summer vacation season to schedule an appointment.  Others simply seem to have new energy for … [Read more...] about Timing is Everything — Maximizing Dental Insurance Benefits

ABC News Investigates Denture Adhesive Health Issues

Pi Dental Center’s May 2009, newsletter exposed a problem caused by excessive use of zinc in denture adhesive.  Recently, ABC News began their own investigation of zinc in Fixodent and described the class action lawsuit started by users who have experienced devastating side effects. … [Read more...] about ABC News Investigates Denture Adhesive Health Issues

A cost effective approach to rehabilitation with dental implants

Robert, a 49-year-old journalist came to Pi for an opinion on his smile.  His profession required frequent face-to-face interviews. He was looking for a cost effective approach to rehabilitate his smile with dental implants. … [Read more...] about A cost effective approach to rehabilitation with dental implants

Single Tooth Dental Implant Study Article

A prospective analysis of immediate provisionalization of single implants. Thomas Balshi DDS, Glenn Wolfinger DMR, Dr. D. Wulc D, Stephen F. Balshi Published in Journal of Prosthodontics 2011 Jan;20(1):10-5. 2010 Nov 18 … [Read more...] about Single Tooth Dental Implant Study Article

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