Teeth straightening by Mail order

Clear Aligners by Mailorder? You might have heard of Smile Club Direct and other "online aligner" provider. These online providers offer "mail order" aligners to correct crooked teeth without the need to see a dentist. The only time the customer (not patient) will have some contact with the provider/company is when a 3 d scan...

Bone-grafting for Vegans/Vegetarians

Animal-free bone grafting at Atlantic Dental We have been using synthetic bone graft material for some time (beta-Tricalcium-Phosphate) but we had to use bovine collagene membranes as no synthetic alternatives existed.  However, in 2016 a french company introduced a synthetic membrane "Tisseos" and we were among the first to use the product.  The results are...

Bone grafting – what does it mean?

Bone Grafting - Biomaterials Confused by dental terminology? Your dentist told you that you need an implant (or some implants) and worse still, you need a "Bone-Graft". The lack of bone is often the result of an extraction of a tooth. The bone surrounding the missing tooth recedes (atrophy) after an extraction. The degree of...