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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions call us at (515) 987-1305.

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Have a Loose Tooth? You'll Need This Two-Phase Treatment to Save It
...Depending on the extent of the infection, in some cases we may need to use regenerative surgical techniques like gum and bone grafting to replace lost tissue...

We may Need to Build up the Bone in Your Jaw before Implants
...But it will require us first performing a procedure known as augmentation or bone grafting to help rejuvenate some of the lost bone...

Dentures with Implants Could Help You Avoid Bone Loss
...If you've already experienced significant bone loss you may first need bone grafting to build up the implant sites for these options, or choose traditional dentures instead...

Crazy Little Thing Called... Hyperdontia?
... After extraction, some bone grafting material may be placed in the tooth socket and gauze may be applied to control bleeding; sutures (stitches) are sometimes used as well...

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