Dental Implants

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4 Ways You Can Benefit from Our In-House Dental Lab

February 17, 2021
When it comes to finding a new prosthodontist, you’ve got a checklist of criteria. They should have a convenient office location, glowing patient reviews, extensive experience, and friendly staff members. But there’s another thing you’ll want to look for: an in-house dental lab. Here are four ways… Read Full Post

Precision Implant Placement

January 13, 2021
Creating great smiles over implants is a highly sophisticated process. And it is not without challenges. Every aspect of dental implant therapy, from planning to placement, must be completed with precision. Skilled prosthodontist Dr. Gerald Marlin uses his experience and state-of-the-art… Read Full Post

How Long Does Sedation Dentistry Last?

January 04, 2021
If you experience dental anxiety, are scheduled for a lengthy procedure such as dental implants or a smile makeover, or want to feel more relaxed during minor therapy, sedation dentistry is an excellent solution. That said, sedation dentistry is new to many patients who may be unsure of what they… Read Full Post

Do They Sedate You for Your Cosmetic Dentistry or Smile Makeover or Dental Implants?

November 18, 2020
Many of our patients who are considering cosmetic dentistry or a smile makeover for an improved smile, or dental implants to replace missing teeth, express a similar concern about the procedures. They worry that it will be painful. This common fear holds many people back from pursuing a… Read Full Post

Highly Sophisticated Front Tooth Replacement

September 30, 2020
Few things are more embarrassing and harmful to self-confidence than missing your front tooth. A tooth that is missing or too dark can impact how you feel about your smile. The good news is that front teeth can be replaced with a crown or other restoration to achieve a beautiful result. However, it… Read Full Post

Precision Replacement of Your Front Tooth With a Dental Implant and Crown

September 30, 2020
Losing one of your front teeth can be a frightening experience. It can cause you to feel worried about the health and appearance of your smile. Fortunately, our Washington D.C. prosthodontist is here to help. Having surgically inserted and restored over 3,000 implants, Dr. Gerald Marlin can… Read Full Post

Restore Your Smile with Multiple Dental Implants

September 08, 2020
One dental implant is all that is needed to replace a single missing tooth. However, in the case of many missing teeth, placing several dental implants will provide the best result. Dr. Gerald Marlin is an experienced prosthodontist who has placed over 3,000 implants. He understands that missing… Read Full Post

Can Dental Implants Be Done in One Day?

June 12, 2020
It is entirely possible to receive dental implants and a full arch of replacement teeth in a single day. Compared to the traditional implant process, which requires multiple appointments and extended healing times, the one-day approach is far more convenient. It involves seating a dental prosthesis… Read Full Post

What is a Prosthodontist?

March 12, 2020
A prosthodontist is a restorative dentistry specialist. Prosthodontists have extensive training in all aspects of dental restoration, making them the best equipped dental professionals to handle issues related to missing or compromised teeth. They also specialize in restoring jaw structures and… Read Full Post

Can a Failing Implant Be Salvaged or Replaced?

February 14, 2020
Occasionally patients visit us to repair an implant that, for some reason, is failing. Even with extensive bone loss, the implant can usually be saved. The video below explains the factors that can limit the success of a dental implant. It also provides an overview of Dr. Gerald Marlin’s approach… Read Full Post