Frequently Asked Questions
Reasons to replace your missing teeth with implants:
People notice the clean, white and wholesome appearance of crowns that are supported by dental implants. If teeth were not straight before, they will be straight after having dental implants.
With missing teeth, the tendency is to eat foods that are easy to chew. For the most part, those foods are starches and high carbohydrates. That leads to weight gain (obesity) and malnutrition.
There are some folks who can eat a steak with no teeth. However, they only partly chew before swallowing and their food is not completely digested leading to poor nutrition. Animals in the wild die if they lose their teeth.
A: Implants are generally completed in one office visit. Most patients report no discomfort during the procedure or afterward.
We have created a cosmetic dental practice that puts your smile out there--front and center--for everyone to see. You'll love the results that we can get with our combination of latest technology and experienced, caring dental professionals.
A: If you agree with our findings and recommendations, you will be scheduled to start treatment. If not, you will have received the information free with no further obligation on your part.
A: Yes. Monthly payments can be spread over 18 months with no interest. Longer periods are available that will include interest. Our payment arrangements make it so that almost everyone can afford having better health and appearance.
A: We accept most dental insurance plans.
A: Yes. Our office hours include mornings, afternoons and evenings.
A: No. Our implants are of the highest quality. We do not cut corners! The replacement of a missing tooth requires 2 additional services after the implant is completed.
A: No. Our low fees already include our discounts.
A: Yes. If a tooth needs to be extracted and replaced with a dental implant, we will provide that service. Also, we will provide a bridge when required.
A: Yes, if there is no infection present. If an infection is present, there will be a delay until the infection is healed.
A: There are many types of extractions and oral surgery procedures that are separately defined by the American Dental Association.
Each commands a different fee because of the level of skill and time required for their extraction. Whatever type of extraction you require, you will be told in advance. We don’t believe in surprises.
A: Our location is at 400 Broad St., in Clifton, New Jersey. Off-street parking is provided exclusively for our patients.
A: Various members of our staff speak Spanish, Italian, Russian and Polish.
A: There are certain benefits that are available for Medicare senior recipients (not Medicaid).
A: Implantology is not considered to be a specialty. However, our staff is highly experienced and, like many specialists, we teach implant dentistry to other dentists within the United States and internationally.