Laser Treatment in Dentistry . Dr. Bayat with Dr. Zak Dentistry speaks about the how the laser is used in dentistry.
Dr. Kopel speaks about how to porcelain veneers can improve your smile.
Implant Restorations. Hybrid Prosthesis or fixed-detachable prosthesis is a combination of an implant-supported overdenture and an implant supported fixed bridge. Four to six implants are usually used and prosthesis is screwed onto the implants. The prosthesis is removable by your dentist but cannot be taken out by the patient.
New generation of the porcelain materials have been created to fabricate crowns, veneers and inlays. If you are thinking of improving your smile, contact our Long Beach dental office for consultation.
Stem Cells in Dentistry. How are stem cells used in dentistry? The main goal in stem cell research is to one day replace the traditional dental implant and allow patients to regrow a lost tooth. Stem cells are a type of universal cell that can morph into other types of tissue. One of the easiest sources of stem cells turn out to be in the pulp tissue of teeth.
Benefits of digital radiography for the dentist’s office include improved comfort of intra-oral (photos taken inside the mouth) X-rays, and less cranial exposure to radiation. Digital images are also easily stored on a computer and can be transferred to different dentists or orthodontists for referrals. Overall digital radiography has been beneficial for both dental providers and patients.