Dental Implants

What are Dental Implants, and Why Should I Get Them? Integrative Dental Specialists of Long Island is well versed in both tooth extraction and in the placement of dental implants. Dental implants will restore the beauty and functionality of your smile where the missing tooth was taken out, and many patients are good candidates for…

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What is Site Preservation?

What is Tooth Extraction Site Preservation and why is it so important? When a tooth is removed, the jawbone that supports that tooth (called the alveolar “ridge” bone) begins to slowly degenerate, as does the overlying, all-important, keratinized, attached gum tissue. To prevent this from happening after a tooth extraction, Dr. Jeffrey “Dr. Jeff” Etess,…

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