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  1. What to Look for When Finding a Dentist

    It’s important to be choosey when trying to find the right dentist to take care of your teeth. Asking friends and family for a dentist referral can often help you find a good dentist, but there are plenty of things you should consider when trying to find a dentist. Here are a few things to…

  2. What’s the Difference Between Mini and Regular Dental Implants?

    For someone with a missing tooth or multiple teeth, dental implants are a way to address the problem and give a person a full, regular smile. There are two types of dental implants: mini dental implants and regular dental implants. What’s the difference? Mini dental implants  Mini dental implants are an available option for people…

  3. What’s the Process for Dental Implants?

    Dental implants are done when someone is missing a tooth or multiple teeth. The procedure is usually done in steps, and they cannot be completed in one appointment. However, dental implants are usually the most effective and longest lasting solution for missing teeth. The procedure usually goes as follows: The damaged tooth is taken out….

  4. What is an On-Site Dental Lab?

    Most people don’t think that their dentist office has a lab somewhere in the building. But dental offices that have an on-site dental lab can be extremely helpful and help save time for both the dentist and the patient. Here at Perdido Bay Dental, we have a full on-site lab, which helps patients save time…

  5. Are Dental Implants Required to Get Dentures?

    If you need dentures, the type you get will depend on how many teeth you are replacing and where they’re going in your mouth. Dental implants are especially useful for people who are going to wear full dentures. This is because implants provide a foundation and support for the dentures, and something for the removable…

  6. What is Enamel Loss and How Can You Fix It?

    It is a really hot day and you decide to have soda to quench your thirst because it is your daily intake to rejuvenate your energy. The one thing you might not know about the soda that you dearly love is that it is a primary enemy on the tooth enamel. It is one of…

  7. Is Bone-Grafting Required for Dental Implants?

    Getting a dental implant is an involved process that can sometimes be complicated by needing a bone-graft. That said, it’s worth noting that dental implants have a long-term success rate of over 98% with patients. They last longer and have fewer complications. Perdido Bay Dental is one of the top dental implant offices in the…

  8. IMPLA 3D Imaging System – Better Dental Technology

    Getting dental implants is a complicated procedure, but one that is made easier for your oral surgeon by special 3D technology. IMPLA 3D Imaging System: More than just a dental x-ray machine A type of x-ray called “cone beam imaging” first takes a number of 2D scans of your teeth, jaw, and other facial structures….

  9. Need a Tooth Filling? Here’s What to Expect

    Dental fillings are not a cup of tea to many people; it is not one of those things that fill you with excitement when you know you have to get it done. This particular process is one that many patients who visit the dentist end up with a feeling of punching the wall, if not…

  10. Importance of Oral Cancer Screening

    You know already how important it is to have regular dental checkups. These checkups can help you keep a bright, healthy smile while also checking for early dental problems. Did you know that your regular dental checkups can also save your life? Part of your dental checkup typically includes oral cancer screening with the process….