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When Can I Return to Work After Dental Implant Surgery?

August 17, 2022

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Dentists performing dental implant surgery

If you recently got dental implant surgery, you’re likely excited to reap the treatment’s benefits. After all, your new replacement teeth restore your smile’s looks and function! However, you’ll need to take it easy for a while post-procedure. That said, chances are you want to know when it’s okay for you to return to work. (You can’t take sick days forever.) Luckily, your Rocky Hill dentist can give you an answer. Here are three factors that’ll affect your recovery time and when you can get back to your job.


A Brief History of the Evolution of Dental Implants

July 12, 2022

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example of dental implants in Rocky Hill

Although roughly 120 million Americans today are missing at least one tooth, this isn’t a brand new issue. One of the most popular restoration treatments is dental implants, and the earliest signs of them can be dated back to 600 A.D. Fortunately, through modern dental technology and techniques, this procedure has come a long way from using materials like seashells and animal bones to replace teeth! Keep reading to learn how these restorations have evolved throughout the years.