How Bear Brook Dental
Care Educates Patients
on Dental Implants &
When it comes to restoring your smile, dental implants
are a popular choice.
That’s why Dr. Kiwon Lee in Montvale, New
Jersey spends a lot of time educating his
patients about restorative dentistry --
including, but not limited to, tooth restoration
with dental implant surgery, and restoring
existing dental implants.
How can dental implants be damaged?
Most commonly, the tooth portion of the
implant will crack or chip. This can be
distressing to patients, and depending on
the pain level, it may be enough to
prompt an emergency dentist visit.
What are some ways I can prevent damage to my
Just like your natural teeth, be sure to brush and
floss regularly. Poor oral hygiene can cause
issues with the implant site. Also avoid hard
objects, because the dental crown can crack just
as easily as a regular tooth. And be sure to listen
carefully to your dentist's advice!
Can dental implants be repaired?
In most restoration cases, the entire implant does not
have issues, and patients only need to repair the dental
crown or bridge. The cause of the damage will
determine the repair options. Dr. Lee is usually able to
replace the prosthetic tooth with a new crown or even
repair the existing crown.
All in all, it's important to schedule an appointment with your
dentist in a timely manner to avoid implant problems and make
all necessary repairs.
Bear Brook Dental Care, Dr. Lee’s
practice in Montvale, NJ, also
specializes in restoring the dental
crown, or the visible portion of the
And if you’re in the Montvale, NJ area, dental specialist Dr. Kiwon Lee at Bear
Brook Dental Care is currently taking new patients for his restorative dentistry,
dental implant and implant repair services!
The best news yet: I just checked
out their website, and it looks like
there are some promotions going on
for new patients, as well.
Visit bearbrookdentalcare.com for more info