Enjoy same-day tooth replacement with Teeth in a Day

Same Day Tooth Replacement in San Jose CA area

At Peninsula Dental Implant Center, we know that replacing missing teeth as soon as possible allows patients to return to their regular daily lives without interruption. This is why we are pleased to offer a long-lasting solution that is fast and reliable: Teeth in a Day. Teeth in a Day, sometimes referred to as “All on Four dental implants,” is a method of same-day tooth replacement for patients in and around San Carlos and San Jose, California. What is “Teeth in a Day?” Dr. Shivani Gupta, DDS, Master ICOI, and her team at Peninsula Dental Implant Center may recommend Teeth … Continue reading

Infected tooth removal and replacement with dental implants

Tooth Extraction Bridge in San Francisco area

An infected tooth is a serious issue that needs to be resolved as soon as possible. If you have been diagnosed with an infected tooth, you may need procedures such as root canal therapy or permanent extraction. In some situations, when a tooth is removed, a restoration like a dental implant will be needed. The team at Peninsula Dental Implant Center, led by Dr. Shivani Gupta, DDS, Master ICOI, can educate you on your options in San Francisco, California. What can be done about an infected tooth? In some cases, an infected tooth can be treated with endodontic therapy, a … Continue reading

Permanent Tooth Replacement With an Implant-Supported Dental Bridge

dental implant-supported bridges for permanent tooth replacement in San Francisco CA area

When you are missing teeth, you have many options to choose from when you live in San Francisco, California, and beyond. However, many patients seeking permanent tooth replacement may find a dental implant-supported bridge an excellent solution for replacing one or more teeth in a row. Dr. Shivani Gupta, DDS, Master ICOI, and her associates at Peninsula Dental Implant Center can assist and educate you on solutions for restoring smiles after tooth loss or extraction. How is a dental bridge used with a dental implant? Patients missing teeth adjacent to the gap created by a lost tooth may need a … Continue reading

Patients Continue Switching from Traditional Dentures to All-On-Four Implant-Supported Dentures – Here’s Why!

All on 4 Implant Dentures in San Francisco CA area

When you are looking into tooth replacement options to replace an entire arch (or both arches) of teeth, dentures will be your primary option. You can go with traditional dentures, which simply rest on your gums, or choose implant-supported dentures or bridges. Dentures supported by implants hold distinct advantages over traditional dentures, which is why doctors see patients make the switch. If you want to switch from traditional dentures to implant-supported dentures, visit Dr. Shivani Gupta at the Peninsula Dental Implant Center in San Francisco, California, who utilizes All-On-Four implants to support dentures. Only four implants are required for a … Continue reading

Why Might You Need Bone Grafting Before Getting a Dental Implant?

Grafting Jaw Bone for Implants in San Francisco CA area

Are you ready to replace a missing tooth with a dental implant so that you have a beautiful and natural-looking smile? It is estimated that nearly half a million people in the United States get dental implants annually. When you visit Dr. Shivani Gupta at Peninsula Dental Implant Center in San Francisco, California, for your free consultation, it may be recommended that a bone graft be done before the dental implant process can begin. A graft may be necessary when there is a loss of jawbone. While this adds an additional step, it is essential for the success of your … Continue reading

Invisalign uses a digital experience to ensure customized aligner trays

Invisalign uses a digital experience to ensure customized aligner trays in San Francisco Area

In today’s time, digital technology is changing our everyday experiences. These improvements also apply to the field of dentistry and orthodontia. While traditional metal braces are a wonderful way to realign the teeth in the smile, our team at Peninsula Dental Implant Center wants to provide more reliable and advanced solutions to help patients obtain the smile of their dreams with much less embarrassment. San Carlos, California, patients ready to learn more about alternative options such as Invisalign treatment can ask about how dental imaging and digital technology can provide a pathway to a more attractive smile! What is Invisalign? … Continue reading

What are the benefits of metal-free ceramic dental implants?

What are the benefits of metal-free ceramic dental implants in San Francisco Area

Palo Alto, California, area patients faced with tooth loss or extraction may worry about what restoration they should choose to replace this tooth. They may consider dental implants but not be able to obtain them due to metal allergies. Fortunately, the team at Peninsula Dental Implant Center is pleased to provide a metal-free, cost-effective option for many of our patients who might not otherwise be candidates for traditional titanium solutions. Dr. Shivani Gupta may recommend metal-free ceramic implants. What are metal-free ceramic dental implants? Dr. Shivani Gupta of Peninsula Dental Implant Center describes the ceramic implant as a metal-free alternative … Continue reading

How to care for dental implants following placement surgery

Dental Implant Surgery in Los Altos CA Area

At Peninsula Dental Implant Center in San Mateo County, Dr. Shivani Gupta and her dental team work to help patients restore their smiles when tooth loss occurs. The smile, health, and function are negatively affected when adult, permanent teeth are missing, and patients have a few different options available to them when it comes to restoring the smile. This includes dental implant surgery, a popular tooth root replacement option that provides false teeth that function just like natural teeth. The versatility and longevity of dental implants make them a popular choice. With proper care, men and women can easily maintain … Continue reading

Complications to consider when caring for dental implants after placement

Dental Implant Complications in Los Altos CA Area

While dental implants are a popular solution for patients who are missing one or more teeth, as with any dental treatment, complications can occur. Many patients will ask why dental implants fail and what can be done to avoid these issues. Dr. Shivani Gupta of Peninsula Dental Implant Center in San Carlos, California, can educate you further on what to expect after implant placement and how to maintain implants for a lifetime! Why do dental implants fail? There are a few reasons why dental implants may fail after placement. These include: Implant overloading. This occurs when there is too much … Continue reading

Understanding dental implants vs. dentures

Implants vs Dentures in San Carlos CA Area

So, you may wonder, what’s the difference between dental implants and dentures? While both options can replace missing teeth, there are some key differences. Dr. Shivani Gupta and her team at Peninsula Dental Implant Center in San Carlos, California, is a dentist ready to educate patients on their options for addressing tooth loss. What are dental implants? Dental implants involve placing a small titanium post into the jawbone, to which a replacement tooth is attached. This mimics the structure of a natural tooth more closely, as it integrates with the bone and provides stable support for biting and chewing. Dental … Continue reading


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