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  • Implant Dentistry series

    Implant Dentistry: 1. An Introduction to Dental Implants

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    If you have loose dentures or missing teeth, you may be considering dental implants. In this video, Dr. Rick Kline explains what you need to know about implant dentistry, while also identifying the best candidates for the procedure.

    With over 16 years of experience and more than 10,000 dental implant procedures under his belt, Dr. Kline draws patients from all over the world to his Houston practice where he focuses exclusively on dental implants. Rather than going from dentist to surgeon and back again, with Dr. Kline you will receive diagnosis and treatment all in one. He does both the surgery and positions the replacement teeth on top of the implants.

    Denture-wearers suffer from dentures that slip and slide around; patients who wear a partial have to deal with a lot of hardware in their mouth; and still other individuals just want to replace one missing tooth. Whatever your situation, dental implants are permanent, secure… and completely life-changing.

    Implant Dentistry: 2. Why Choose Dental Implants?

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    Why opt for dental implants over traditional dentistry? Find out by watching this video as Dr. Rick Kline details the immediate and long-term advantages of implant dentistry.

    If you’re missing teeth, the typical procedure in traditional dentistry is to grind down the adjacent teeth and put in a bridge. But if more teeth are lost, that bridge is only going to get longer and longer and less secure.

    Enter one of the greatest advantages of dental implants: When the implant is placed into the bone, it stimulates and preserves bone structure without touching the adjacent teeth and maintains its hold. Whether you need to replace one tooth, several teeth, or all of your teeth, the result is this: Years of lasting dental security and the ability to chew confidently again.

    Implant Dentistry: 3. The Technology Behind Dental Implants

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    Many candidates for dental implants have opted out of this procedure fearing large incisions, lengthy recovery time, and, especially, pain. New technology has changed all that – Dr. Rick Kline explains in this video.

    In his implant dentistry practice, Dr. Kline has long been using what is only now becoming common for traditional dentists – CAT scans that show the bone in three-dimension. Seeing the bone structure in such great detail enables Dr. Kline to then use sophisticated software to virtually plan out each implant case from start to finish. This is a huge advantage for the patient since it allows for a no-flap, no-incision dental implant placement – you can go back to work the same day, eat immediately after the surgery, and only need to take an over-the-counter pain reliever.

    Watch this video to see an example of the surgical guides Dr. Kline uses to complete an implant procedure.

    Implant Dentistry: 4. Non-Invasive Dental Implant Surgery

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    Implant dentistry may sound frightening, but today’s technology has created a non-invasive, low-pain, quick procedure with a brief recovery time. In this video, Dr. Rick Kline describes why you’re never too old for dental implants.

    By doing away with extensive surgery, today’s recipients of dental implants have a more rapid healing time. While many implant patients are older – because it’s often dentures that are getting replaced – age is no longer an issue. Those who once may not have been healthy enough can now qualify for the procedure and enjoy the many benefits of having a secure set of teeth.

    And for those who still fear being awake for the actual surgery itself, sedation dentistry is available to put you into a nice, light, comfortable sleep.

    Implant Dentistry: 5. Dental Implants vs. Dentures

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    Tired of your unreliable, impossible-to-control dentures? Wishing you could once again eat whatever you want? Find out why dental implants can be a life-changing, confidence-boosting choice in this video featuring Dr. Rick Kline.

    When you choose dental implants, you can chew on delightful foodstuffs like corn on the cob and steak, strengthen your bite, and get a permanent solution to missing teeth. Dr. Kline explains how implant dentistry is done on both the lower and upper jaws (note on the latter: No dentures means no more covered palette, more room for the tongue, and even more taste buds exposed to enhance your dining pleasure.)

    Watch this video for the answers to FAQs about dental implants – and learn why your quality of life can be improved dramatically in one visit to this Houston cosmetic dentist.

    Implant Dentistry: 6. Creating a New Smile with Dental Implants

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    There is an art to creating new smiles through implant dentistry. Dr. Rick Kline discusses the various ingredients that go into producing an aesthetically pleasing and fully functional set of new teeth for his dental implant patients.

    In the past, dentures were as obvious as face lifts. With today’s technology and software, that’s not the case when it comes to dental implants. Each implant is a customized creation, separately designed to match the look of the patient in a natural way. Dr. Rick Kline calls the collaboration between himself, the dental lab he works with, and the patient as the “co-creation” of a beautiful smile.

    Those who have suffered silently with ill-fitting dentures often repress their true personality by stifling laughter or smiles for fear of losing their dentures in the process. Implant dentistry is life-changing, giving people the self-confidence they once had and lost. Watch this video for examples of people who have found new life through dental implants.

    Implant Dentistry: 7. Why Dental Implants Are Life-Changing

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    See stunning before and after photos of dental implant cases in this video featuring world-renowned implant dentist Dr. Rick Kline. And find out the number one reason that holds people back from changing their lives through implant dentistry.

    One patient lost all confidence in her smile and withdrew from social settings. She refused to end up like her mother who struggled with dentures so she remained static, allowing her teeth to fall further and further into disrepair. Another patient’s fear kept her away from the dentist. She chose instead to smile with her mouth closed while decay and infection set into her gums and bones.

    These are just two cases Dr. Kline introduces in this video. Their problems are common, but their solutions are revolutionary thanks to implant dentistry. Watch now to see the amazing transformations.

    Implant Dentistry: 8. How Dental Implants Improve Your Health

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    Still have questions about dental implants? In this video, Dr. Rick Kline explains why implants can improve your health dramatically and provides the real answers to misconceptions about this procedure.

    If you’re a denture-wearer or missing teeth, you know that your diet is severely compromised based on what you can and cannot chew. Nutrition, after all, starts in the mouth – and if you’re unable to chew the proteins and vegetables that are good for you, chances are you’re opting for less-nutritious alternatives. Implants can change your eating habits – for the better – in an instant.

    Topics also covered in this video: the longevity of dental implants, your viability as an implant candidate, and how long it takes to complete a dental implant procedure.

  • Sedation Dentistry series

    Sedation Dentistry: 1. Introduction to Sedation Dentistry and Smile Texas

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    Houston’s Smile Texas is the go-to cosmetic dentistry practice in the state, drawing patients from all over the world. In this video, Dr. Arturo Garcia and Dr. Rick Kline explain why sedation dentistry is just one of the reasons they’re in demand.

    It’s not that people necessarily hate the dentist, but many have had bad experiences in the past that have tarnished their view of dental care. As a result, a great number of individuals have allowed their mouths to fall into disrepair and avoided the dentist entirely. Sedation dentistry and Smile Texas can turn a visit into a very positive experience, no matter the condition of your mouth.

    Sedation Dentistry: 2. Relax at the Dentist with Sedation Dentistry

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    How would you like to feel relaxed at the dentist rather than fearful, nervous, or stressed? In this video, Dr. Arturo Garcia and Dr. Rick Kline identify the different forms of sedation dentistry, who it helps, and what you can expect from the experience.

    How long has it been since you visited the dentist? Five years? 10 years? More? Seemingly complicated dental problems keep many people stalling for far longer than they should before seeking dental repairs. Understandably, you may fear pain and also have concerns about the amount of time it will take to complete the work.

    That’s where sedation dentistry comes in, allowing Drs. Garcia and Kline to fix complicated cases in fewer visits – even better, you’re unlikely to remember a thing afterward. All you need to do is wake up and admire your brand new smile.

    Sedation Dentistry: 3. Regaining Confidence Through Sedation Dentistry

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    If your zest for life, personality, or business dealings have been negatively affected by your declining dental health, it’s time to do something about it. Sedation dentistry is the answer for many patients at Smile Texas, including the classic case featured in this video.

    Bob put off going to the dentist for many years. As a result, the poor condition of his teeth had him withdrawing from society and having a smile that he was no longer proud of even impacted his career success. A once-confident man had suddenly become someone who didn’t seem even remotely friendly. Find out how Dr. Garcia and Dr. Kline reshaped this man’s smile – and his life – thanks to the help of sedation dentistry.

    Sedation Dentistry: 4. Sedation Dentistry Makes a New Smile a Reality

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    Fear kept him away. Sedation dentistry got him in the door. The out-of-state Smile Texas patient featured in this video needed work done quickly and efficiently – Dr. Kline and Dr. Garcia delivered.

    An NBA referee, Tony worried about putting the whistle in his mouth for fear of knocking out his loose teeth. He knew he needed dental repairs, and badly, but he feared the time it would take to get it done. Through sedation dentistry, Smile Texas was able to clean up his gum disease, place implants, and restore his missing teeth. See the before and after photos in this video.

    Sedation Dentistry: 5. A New Smile in Two Visits, Thanks to Sedation Dentistry

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    The patient featured in this video came from out of the country to seek the help of the cosmetic dentists at Smile Texas. Watch now to see his transformation and learn how sedation dentistry eased his mind.

    A successful businessman from Mexico, Carlos was dissatisfied with his smile but concerned with how long any dental work would take. In only two visits, Drs. Kline and Garcia turned Carlos’ paper-thin teeth into a brand new smile – thanks to the beauty of sedation dentistry, porcelain veneers, and porcelain crowns. Tune in to hear the full story.

    Sedation Dentistry: 6. Sedation Dentistry Makes Multiple Procedures Possible in One Visit

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    Watch this video to hear the stories and see the amazing before and after photos of three successful sedation dentistry patients who needed multiple dental procedures performed in one visit.

    Sedation dentistry allows Dr. Arturo Garcia and Dr. Rick Kline to perform multiple dental procedures in one visit – they can clean up gum disease, extract teeth, place implants, do root canals, place veneers or crowns, and more.

    The patients featured here were devastated by their smiles – a pretty young woman, a bride-to-be, and a man who had been told by other dentists that he couldn’t be helped. The cosmetic dentists at Smile Texas transformed all of their lives.

    Sedation Dentistry: 7. Smile Texas Can Help Every Patient

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    If you don’t like your smile, don’t let fear of the dentist keep you away. And if you’ve been told nothing can be done about your smile, don’t lose hope. Watch this video to find out why Smile Texas can always help you.

    With state-of-the-art technology at their fingertips, a great staff, and beautiful facilities, Smile Texas is proudly able to help every patient who comes to them. And as Dr. Arturo Garcia and Dr. Rick Kline clearly evidence in this interview, the practice is also populated by very dedicated cosmetic dentists who are determined to give every patient a memorable experience that will turn their life around, in a good way.

    Every Smile Texas patient – particularly those who have opted for sedation dentistry – has uttered some form of the following phrases: “I should have done this years ago,” or “Why did I wait so long?” Watch this video to hear Jack’s emotional story and see his before and after photos.

    Sedation Dentistry: 8. Sedation Dentistry Leads to Incredibly Dramatic Transformations

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    No matter what shape your teeth are in, don’t be embarrassed to turn to Smile Texas. Dr. Arturo Garcia and Dr. Rick Kline have seen it all… and their job is to help every patient, not to judge. Watch this video to see some of the most amazing transformations, made possible because of sedation dentistry.

    No matter what condition your teeth are in, Smile Texas can take your case. Susan had a lot of common problems like gum disease and bone loss. She just wanted to look great again, no matter her age. Jose had mouth pain when he ate, but he was too busy to get to the dentist. Whether it’s because of fear, embarrassment, or lack of time that you avoid the dentist, if you make time in your schedule, Smile Texas will make time for you.

    The goal is to give each patient a beautiful smile, but to also provide the structure that will allow you to eat healthy foods and gain the peace of mind that life will now be much easier – and a lot more enjoyable.

    Sedation Dentistry: 9. Finally Get the Smile You Want with Sedation Dentistry

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    Whether you’re dealing with worn, missing, or loose teeth, gum disease, stains, or beyond, Dr. Arturo Garcia and Dr. Rick Kline have seen it all – and proudly fixed it all. Men, women, young, and old alike have been restored by Smile Texas… and the fearful have especially been helped by sedation dentistry.

    If your smile no longer fits your personality, if you’re getting comments about your teeth from people (particularly from brutally honest young children), you know that it’s time to make a change. Sri, Richard, and Suzette are three amazing cases whose lives were completely altered through the ease of sedation dentistry and the artistry of the cosmetic dentists at Smile Texas. They wanted quick changes that looked natural – watch this video to hear their stories and see their before and after photos. Invest in your dental health today.

  • Other series

    A New Smile in Just One Day

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    Have you been told that you don’t have enough bone for dental implants? At Smile Texas, we can give you the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted – in just one day. Watch this video to learn more about how dental implants can provide you with a totally secure, natural-looking smile.

Because Experience Matters® - Call SmileTexas Today!

Houston’s world-renowned cosmetic and implant dentists for a smile makeover that will make you look great and get noticed! Quality cosmetic dentistry that is sure to make you smile! Out-of-town guests get complimentary town car service from the airport!

Dr. Rick L Kline and Dr. Bret C. Davis Houston Cosmetic and Implant Dentists

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