Bone Grafting and Sinus Lifts in Los Angeles
What is bone grafting?
Bone grafting is a surgical procedure that is used to repair bones that are not strong enough to support dental implants. A bone graft can be used to add bone to an area of the jaw that has been damaged by injury or disease, or to build up the jawbone in preparation for a dental implant.
What is a sinus lift?
Sinus lifts are a type of bone grafting procedure that is used to add bone to the upper jaw in preparation for dental implants. The sinuses are located just above the upper jaw, and when they are enlarged, they can make it difficult to place dental implants in this area. A sinus lift involves adding bone to the sinus floor and raising it into its new position. This helps to provide a stronger foundation for dental implants and can also improve the aesthetics of your smile.
Why do people get bone grafts and sinus lifts?
There are several reasons why someone might need a bone graft or sinus lift. Bone loss is a common problem that can occur due to injury, disease, or tooth loss. When bone is lost in the jaw, it can make it difficult to place dental implants. A bone graft can help to replace the lost bone and provide a strong foundation for implants.
Sinus lifts are often necessary when placing implants in the upper jaw. The sinuses are located just above the upper jaw, and when they are enlarged, they can make it difficult to place dental implants in this area. A sinus lift helps to raise the sinus floor and provide more space for implant placement.
What are the benefits of bone grafting and sinus lifts?
Bone grafting and sinus lifts can provide many benefits. Bone grafting can help to repair bones that are not strong enough to support dental implants. It can also help to add bone to an area of the jaw that has been damaged by injury or disease. Sinus lifts can help to improve the aesthetics of your smile and provide a stronger foundation for dental implants.
What are the risks of bone grafting and sinus lifts?
As with any surgical procedure, there are some risks associated with bone grafting and sinus lifts. These risks include infection, bleeding, and swelling. There is also a small risk that the graft material will not fuse with the surrounding bone. Your doctor will discuss these risks with you before your procedure so that you can make an informed decision.
Why choose our practice for bone grafting and sinus lifts?
Our practice offers the latest advances in bone grafting and sinus lift technology. We use the most Bone Grafting and Sinus Lifts in Los Angeles effective techniques to ensure the best possible results. Our experienced team of surgeons is dedicated to providing the highest quality care and service. We offer a variety of financing options to make our services affordable for everyone. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.
266 S. Harvard Blvd. #220,
Los Angeles CA 90004