Why Is An Implant Better For Oral Health?

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What Is A Dental Implant? A complete dental implant restoration consists of three components: Post Abutment Crown A tooth implant is a permanent anchor (post) that is inserted into the jawbone at the site of an extracted tooth. In the months after implantation, it integrates with the jawbone. This is called osseointegration. The post becomes […]

Dental Implants Change Lives

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Many men and women have experienced a boost in self-confidence by restoring missing teeth at Stephen Ratcliff Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in Arlington. Nothing gives us more happiness than helping men and women dramatically improve their quality of life. With a new smile, they feel better about themselves. They feel more comfortable in public. They […]

Need An Implant? Let’s Do A Checkup And Talk About It.

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When is the last time you had a dental check-up? Most people need a dental check-up every six months. If you have a higher risk for oral diseases, we advise you to receive an examination every four months. At Stephen Ratcliff Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, we are dental implant specialists but also provide general dental services. […]

How Do Implant Dentures Work?

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Many individuals know that a tooth implant is an ideal tooth restoration. Some don’t realize, however, that two or more can support a partial or full denture. This can be a more budget-friendly option than having multiple implants while still providing many benefits as compared to standard dentures. Today’s post answers the most common questions […]

Why a Water Flosser Might be a Good Idea

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The first water-shooting device for cleaning between teeth was created in the early 1960s by Colorado dentist Dr. Gerald Moyer and John Mattingly, a hydraulics engineer. The tool is now known by the brand name Waterpik, though many people use the term generically. Since its creation, several other companies have entered the market with similar […]

Reinvent Yourself With A Smile Makeover

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A smile makeover can boost your confidence for an upcoming job interview, promotion or new relationship. The process may include teeth whitening, invisible braces, veneers, dental implants, or gum tissue graft surgery. We want to create the perfect smile for you at Stephen Ratcliff Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in Arlington where we create beautiful smiles for our […]

Protect Those Nooks And Crannies

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The team at Stephen Ratcliff Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in Arlington is dedicated to the prevention of cavities, which is the foundation for a healthy and beautiful smile. THE IMPORTANCE OF PREVENTION Preventative dentistry – brushing, flossing, and regular dental cleanings with a dental hygienist – are indispensable for keeping your smile bright and free […]

The Most Important Procedure For Smile Makeover Patients

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If you want to upgrade your smile with cosmetic dentistry, we invite you to visit Stephen Ratcliff Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in Arlington for an exam and consultation. We believe that the consultation is the most critical component of any smile makeover. During your consultation we will review the following: Your expectations of how you […]