Dental Implants

What is a dental implant?

A dental implant is considered the replacement of a root or roots of a tooth. Like teeth, they are secured in the jawbone, and are not visible once surgically placed. They may secure different types of restorations: single crowns, bridgework or dentures by different means. Most implants used today are with a titanium alloy. Titanium was chosen as the principle metal, after finite studies, because of its characteristics, light weight, strong and biocompatible, meaning it’s not rejected by the […]


Considering dental implants?

Are you considering dental implants? Teeth need to be extracted for common problems such as periodontists, cavities and/or trauma. What’s next? The idea of being toothless is horrifying for most of us and never desired. But when a tooth is hopeless, alternatives must be taken into account to recover function and esthetic. 

We offer our patients all the alternatives for tooth replacements. In the last 20 years, dental implants have reached the top of the list for most cases. Why? Because […]


Crowns in a day

Here at Prisma Dental we have our on-site lab where we can create full porcelain crowns within 24 to 48 hours. By using the newest technology like CAD/CAM, we can have your crowns in the least amount of time possible, always with the highest quality.
The on-site location of our dental lab allows us to maintain the highest quality, precision, aesthetics, and meticulous supervision of all lab work. At Prisma’s Lab we ensure the promptness of all dental work, without […]


All on 4 Dental Implants; By Dr. Nadine Cordero

All on 4 is a term used to describe the procedure of placing a denture supported by four implants. Implant dentistry has had amazing advances, and our team at Prisma Dental has not been left behind. With All on 4 treatment can restore the smile and function of teeth. Prisma Dental offers All-on-4 treatment for patients wearing dentures, have a mouthful of missing or falling teeth.
What best describes All on 4? Stability! Four implants is the minimum required for […]


Healthy gums means healthy heart and healthy teeth.

This month we celebrate the elderly with our patients and remind them that no matter how old, excellent care of our oral health is essential to good living conditions. Where we restore lost bite, either with implants, crowns, dentures, bridges or resins.
With dental implants we can replace one or more teeth and may also provide support for fixed or removable prosthesis.
The function of the bridge is to replace one or more teeth permanently and once the dental and periodontal […]


Why Apicoectomy?

A dental infection that originates in a sección that requires nerve treatment or retreatment of the nerve (re-do the treatment) and / or microsurgery (Apicoectomy) to achieve clearing the infection of the piece, both inside and its contour (bone and gum).
Cyst Periapicales

What to do?
1-If any of these chronicdisease conditionsthat occurat the level ofthe tooth roots:

chronic alveolar abscesses

The technique to follow would be to make a root canal in order to eliminate the infection in the tooth root. Followed by an […]


Dental Implants: Safety and comfort

Dental Implants are over 25 years of being an excellent choice for improving dental aesthetics and functionality of the mouth in those who have lost one or more teeth.

Dental implants are artificial titanium roots that function as bases for placement of fixed prosthodontists, avoiding the use of dentures annoying.
First, the dentist must make an assessment of the patient’s oral situation, through panoramic x-rays and CT scans (3D), to measure the remaining bone and condition.

The placement is […]


Implantes dentales: Seguridad y confort

Los Implantes dentales tienen más de 25 años de ser una excelente opción para mejorar la estética dental y funcionalidad de la boca en aquellas persona que han sufrido la pérdida de una o más piezas dentales.
Los implantes dentales son raíces artificiales de titanio que funcionan como bases para la colocación de prótesis dentales fijas, evitando el uso de las molestas prótesis removibles.
Primero, el odontólogo debe realizar una evaluación de la situación bucal del paciente, por medio de radiografías […]


Plasma rico en Plaquetas

Plasma rico en Plaquetas
Este proceso consiste en extraer del plasma sanguíneo las proteínas encargadas de la cicatrización de heridas y regeneración de tejidos. Se administra en dosis terapéutica en la zona a tratar esto con el objetivo de optimizar y acelerar los procesos reparativos de forma natural.
En la consulta dental se extrae una pequeña cantidad de sangre del brazo unos minutos antes del procedimiento dental.
Mediante un proceso de centrifugación se da la separación de elementos sanguíneos, esto para extraer […]


Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP)

Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP)
This process entails in extracting from the blood plasma the proteins in charge of scaring of wounds and regeneration of tissues. It is administered in a therapeutic dosage in the area to be treated, with the objective of optimizing and accelerating the restorative process naturally.
Dental Process
In the dental field, a small blood sample is extracted from the arm some minutes before the dental procedure (Extraction, implants, gum surgery, apicectomy, gingivectomy, bone graft, gum graft, and others). This […]