A bone graft may sound like a scary procedure, but it’s not. Dr. Lee Fitzgerald of Fitzgerald Dental Implant Center in Plano often performs bone grafts to give patients just like you the added bone mass needed to support dental implants. Backed by a top team, Dr. Fitzgerald uses high-tech tools, soothing sedation, and finely…
We live in an age of limitless access to information. However, that doesn’t mean that everything we read or hear is correct. Myths and misconceptions exist about every topic, including dental implants. Dr. Lee Fitzgerald is a source you can trust. He provides comprehensive implant dentistry at Fitzgerald Dental Implant Center in Plano/North Dallas. Today,…
It seems that you can’t open the newspaper or turn on the radio without coming across an ad or testimonial for dental implants.
Modern dental implants were founded in 1969 with Per Branemark, however, the first known dental implant was found with the Mayans in 600 AD.
A CAT scan is a noninvasive medical test that involves X-rays and sophisticated computer software. With CAT scan technology, Dr. Fitzgerald can plan the treatment in advance.
To understand mini dental implants, it helps if you have a working knowledge of regular dental implants. Dr. Fitzgerald explains. The Plano office serves Frisco, North Dallas, and other parts of the DFW Metroplex.
When choosing an implant dentist, you want to make sure that you find a dentist who is mindful of your comfort. At Dr. Fitzgerald’s office, we understand that many patients have fear stemming from negative past experiences. Others simply don’t want to be aware of the details of their procedure. Our team will cater to…
Gum disease, aggressive brushing, and factors such as genetics and the aging process can cause a patient’s gums to recede. Gum grafting can improve this.
Dental cleanings are important for everyone, but especially for patients with dental implants. I encourage patients to protect that investment with professional dental hygiene.
Often times for faster healing following a dental implant surgery, Platelet-Rich Plasma, or PRP, can be helpful.