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Teeth Grinding Related to Dental Implants

Teeth grinding can be detrimental to dental implants.  In fact, it is one of the worst things and can actually cause the implant(s) to loosen and fail. Our jaws can generate a tremendous amount of power. Typically we don’t use or need all that force to chew foods.  Grinding of teeth is different than clenching.  […]

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Blood Thinners and Dental Implants

I treat many patients who take blood thinners on a regular basis.  The concern with taking a blood thinner during implant treatment is continued bleeding. The most common blood thinners are Aspirin, Warfarin (Coumadin), and Plavix.  These blood thinners are taken for a variety of cardiovascular reasons.  Coumadin and Plavix are the stronger medications.  Aspirin […]

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Mini Dental Implants – Myths Dispelled

Mini implants are just smaller versions of regular sized implants. They are marketed as being painless and simple which is no different than a regular dental implant.  Unfortunately, they have been marketed to a certain subset of dentists who don’t want to do surgery or have any experience in surgery.  Because of this they are […]

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Dental Implant Bone Grafting –Do I Need It?

This is one of the most common questions I get. Some of the implant “supercenters” advertise that it is not necessary.  Unfortunately that marketing is misleading.  It is a case-by-case situation that needs to be carefully evaluated. If the bone is not wide or tall enough for an implant, a bone graft is recommended.  Sure, […]

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Dental Implant “Overdenture” Basics – Dr. Ramsey Amin, Burbank, CA

Is your denture loose? A traditional denture can be supported with implants.  Dental implants will allow you to once again speak and eat with comfort and confidence! They are secure and offer freedom from the irksome clicks and wobbles of dentures. They'll allow you to say goodbye to worries about misplaced dentures and messy pastes […]

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Dental Implants – How long does it take

Treatment time can vary greatly depending on your needs. If you were to break your arm, the bone would take a few weeks to heal. Bone in the mouth is similar.  It usually but not always needs the same amount of time. The upper jaw usually takes a little longer due to softer bone. The […]

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About Ramsey Amin, DDS

Dr. Ramsey Amin has extensive experience in surgical and restorative implant dentistry. As one of only less than 400 Diplomates of the American Board of Oral Implantology/ Implant Dentistry (ABOI/ID) he is considered an expert, and board-certified in dental implants. He is a former instructor at the UCLA School of Dentistry.