Your Body’s Struggle With Titanium

Your Grandpa’s Implant Material It seems more and more people are becoming aware of and concerned with the myriad chemicals, compounds, and materials that are going into their bodies.  It’s a legitimate concern indeed, as new substances seem to be finding their way...

Zirconia AKA Zirconium Dioxide Implants Are Not Metal

For the last two decades, the use of dental implants as a method of teeth replacement has seen an exponential growth. The predominant material used for dental implants for the last forty plus years has been titanium and titanium alloys. Both titanium and titanium...

The Case For Ceramic Dental Implants

CERAMIC DENTAL IMPLANTS VS CONVENTIONAL BRIDGES? When it comes to options for tooth replacement patients are increasingly opting for dental implants over the usual dental prostheses such as dentures or conventionally placed bridges. Since implants sit securely in the...

Metal-Free Implant Dentistry Summit: Dec 7 & 8, 2012. Miami, FL USA

The first of its kind, the Metal-free Implant Dentistry Summit will be held in Miami Florida at the Hilton Bentley in South Beach.  Dr. Noumbissi will be one of the main podium speakers at this conference. The summit will be held December 7 & 8, 2012, zirconia as...

Dentures, Bridges, Or Dental Implants?

WHAT’S THE BEST WAY TO REPLACE A TOOTH? While both dentures and implants will fill the gaps left by missing teeth, there are other important considerations to be aware of when making a choice for dental repairs: biocompatibility durability comfort cost THE EXPENSE...

Ceramic Implants For Teeth

BIOCOMPATIBLE ZIRCONIUM OXIDE CERAMIC DENTAL IMPLANTS In the world of medicine, zirconium oxide is being used more consistently as the material of choice for bone related reconstruction, particularly hip prosthesis. This growing trend has led to substantial clinical...