We’re so happy for you! With help from Dr. Kodish and his team you now have a healthy and beautiful smile thanks to dental implants. Unlike other kinds of tooth replacements, implants stand in for both the root and crown of a missing tooth. First, Dr. Kodish himself embeds the implant post in your jaw and then a few months later attaches the appropriate restoration—a porcelain crown for a single missing tooth or a partial or denture for more extensive tooth loss. To properly care for your dental implants, Fort Lauderdale dentist Dr. Kodish offers the following advice on cleaning and maintenance.
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June 17, 2017
May 5, 2017
See that gaping hole in your smile? Well, everyone else can see it, too. But that’s not the only reason to have a tooth replacement. Just one missing tooth can lead to other oral health issues such as tooth decay, periodontal disease and more missing teeth. Tooth loss may also make it difficult to speak clearly and enjoy a variety of foods. Perhaps the best tooth replacement option is a dental implant. Unlike others—a partial, full dentures, or crown and bridge—that merely rest on top of your gums, dental implants integrate with the underlying bone to provide a stable base for your new tooth. Dr. Kodish and his team would be delighted to restore your complete smile with dental implants in Forth Lauderdale.
April 18, 2017
Did you know April is Oral Cancer Awareness month? Your dentist in Fort Lauderdale is honoring the designation by reminding patients of the need for regular examinations. Dr. Kodish can perform a thorough screening at the end of your checkup and cleaning to increase the chances of early detection and successful treatment. This month, do something good for your oral and overall health — schedule a checkup, cleaning, and oral cancer screening at Kodish Dental Group!
March 31, 2017
Should you join the many teens and adult Americans who have beautiful smiles because of Invisalign clear aligners? Find out about this exceptional orthodontic system from your dentist in Fort Lauderdale, Dr. Gary Kodish. He likes Invisalign because of its many advantages over traditional bracket and wire braces.
March 20, 2017
Your mouth operates together with the rest of your body. In others words, your oral health affects your overall health. Dr. Gary Kodish, your dentist in Fort Lauderdale, sees a link between gum disease, decay, dental bite and other oral health concerns and major systemic health issues. So, he stresses routine preventive dental care to keep your teeth, gums and your entire well-being at their very best.
February 24, 2017
You love spending time with your grandkids – especially going to the beach. Soaking up the Florida sun and watching the children discover the joys of the ocean gives you a lot to smile about. But when you do, you feel self-conscious because you have a few blank spots in your grin. You’re considering dental implants in Fort Lauderdale, but aren’t sure of how the process works. Dr. Gary Kodish is here to help – as one of South Florida’s consummate professionals in replacement teeth, he explains everything you need to know about these prostheses.
January 7, 2017
Should you join the many teen and adult Americans who have beautiful smiles because of Invisalign clear aligners? Find out about this exceptional orthodontic system from Fort Lauderdale dentist, Dr. Gary Kodish. He likes Invisalign because of its many advantages over traditional bracket and wire braces.
December 15, 2016
If you are living with missing teeth, the gaps in your smile cause a large impact on your quality of life. Not only do you lose confidence, but your oral health decreases as well. When even one tooth is lost, you lose proper oral functions and bone density. As you lose bone density, your remaining natural teeth will begin to shift and eventually fall out. As a result, you also become more prone to gum disease and tooth decay. The negative implications from tooth loss make everyday tasks like eating and speaking more challenging. Over time, your quality of life will significantly decrease. Thankfully, you can restore your smile and enjoyment for life with your dentist in Fort Lauderdale for dental implants.
November 21, 2016
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And it’s also time to use your dental benefits. As the end of the year approaches, most dental insurance benefits are set to expire. And because benefits do not carry over to the next year, unused benefits are of no value. With this in mind, Ft. Lauderdale dentist Dr. Gary Kodish and his team encourage you to schedule dental checkups and other necessary dental care for you and your family now.
October 28, 2016
Whenever you walk down the Las Olas Boulevard, there is always a particular piece of art that catches your eye. It makes you wonder how the artist was able to make paint do that. They look at the same world you do every day, yet somehow they were able to pull this beautiful image out of it. You want to ask them about it, but you hesitate. Your missing teeth make these types of social exchanges awkward for you. You feel like they won’t even hear what you are saying. Dental implants in Fort Lauderdale can help bring your smile and confidence back. Here’s everything you need to know about dental implants from Dr. Gary Kodish. (more…)