Take the First Steps of Finding Out if Dental Implants Are for You

If you’re interested in replacing your missing teeth, enhancing your smile and boosting your oral health with dental implants, then it’s important to find out if they are the right restorations for you. The best ways to do so is by scheduling an appointment with our dentist, Dr. Michael Shnayder. Our dentist will examine your teeth, gums and jaw to... read more »

Regain a Smile with Implants

If you’ve ever suffered damage to your smile, you know what kind of despondent world it sends you into. The desire to be a part of social activity wanes and colors don’t seem as bright. Sounds are dull, and food doesn’t taste as good. Alright, we’re being a bit dramatic. But the point still stands that a smile is key... read more »

Bone Graft Surgery Might Be Needed in Advance of a Dental Implant

Sometimes when a tooth is lost to periodontal disease, dental avulsion, or severe tooth decay, it also causes a depletion of bone structure. A situation like this could complicate the process of restoring the tooth with a dental implant. To address this issue in advance, Village Pointe Oral Surgery’s oral surgeons may need to perform a bone graft surgery at... read more »

Oral Bones Can Be Restored with a Bone Graft

The bones in your mouth are essential for anchoring your teeth into their sockets. They also play a critical role in dental restorations involving dental implants. In some cases, the bone structure is lost when a tooth is extracted or lost. To compensate for this, your dentist, Dr. Michael Shnayder, might recommend a bone graft. Your first consultation appointment involves... read more »

A Bone Graft Can Restore the Structure Needed to Install a Dental Implant

Tooth loss often results in bone loss. In many cases there can be so much missing structure that a dental implant can’t be securely anchored in place. In order to remedy this problem, Village Pointe Oral Surgery will need to install a bone graft into your jaw. At your initial consultation, one of our oral surgeons will examine your mouth... read more »

Insufficient Bone Structure

Strong and healthy bone structure is important in many different dental applications. A loss in bone structure from past tooth decay issues, gum disease or tooth extractions can cause your dentures to fit loosely or make it difficult to mount a dental implant. In a situation like this Village Pointe Oral Surgery might recommend that you have a bone graft... read more »

The Different Types of Bone Grafts

Bone grafting treatments in Omaha, Nebraska, are beneficial for those who have suffered from bone loss because of periodontal disease or tooth loss, or they are beneficial for those who need to build up their bone structure to allow the placement of implants. There are four different types of bone grafts available in the world today, and those are: -Autogenous... read more »

All You Need to Know to Recover Successfully From Bone Graft Surgery

Bone graft surgery in Omaha, Nebraska, is a serious and complicated treatment that can restore your oral health and give you the results you need to succeed. Generally, the surgery is needed when you have experienced jaw bone loss because of tooth loss and gum disease. It’s also needed when you don’t have enough bone structure to place a dental... read more »

Being Fitted for a Dental Implant Bridge

Initially dental implants were only used to replace an individual tooth that was lost to severe tooth decay or deep fracture. Over the course of the past two decades, dental implant technology and techniques have continued to advance. Now they can also be used to implant a bridge to replace one or more lost teeth that were lost in a... read more »