Dental Implants


Dental Ceramics and Radiation Levels

Dental Ceramics and Radiation Levels

Are Ceramic Dental Implants Radioactive? Almost every element in nature has some measure of radioactivity associated with it including seemingly innocuous elements such as water, milk, vegetables and meat. So it is not surprising to learn that many materials used in dentistry today have some level of radioactivity including Zirconium based implants. By looking at the chart below you can see that Zirconium can contain...

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Z-Systems Ceramic Zirconium Dental Implants

Z-Systems Ceramic Zirconium Dental Implants

You can’t get much more natural than this Before the advent of dental implants, lost teeth could only be replaced by bridges or dentures, which meant that significant portions of the natural tooth had to be removed in order to accommodate the dental appliance. These appliances were made of metal and metal alloys containing a mix of substances including copper, silver and nickel – all...

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Ceramic Implants: A Great Patient Experience

Ceramic Implants: A Great Patient Experience

Click the player below to listen to this episode of Let’s Talk Dentistry with San Diego holistic dentist, Dr. Marvin. Female: You’re listening to Let’s Talk Dentistry with Dr. Marvin. This show is sponsored by the Center for Natural Dentistry in Encinitas where they take a holistic approach to dentistry and your health. Dr. Marvin: Hey. Good morning. This is Dr. Marvin and you’re listening...

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Dental Implants

When searching for a method for tooth replacement, dental implants may be an option. However, as a practice that emphasizes what’s best for the body, we typically do not recommend dental implants at this time, unless you are interested in ceramic dental implants. Because of its metal nature and the fact that the body sees implants as a foreign body (as it should because it...

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