Imagine this scenario: You live in Alaska and you need complex dental care. Instead of staying in Alaska for your dental treatments, you choose a dental clinic in Texas to receive care. After your treatment in Texas, you arrive back home to Alaska to discover that one of your new crowns has come loose and…

As the price of dental care in the USA continues to increase, many patients are discovering that they simply cannot afford dental procedures such as dental implants, full mouth restorations or cosmetic dental care. High-priced dental care at home is pushing some patients to seek dental care outside of the USA. This popular trend is…

Dental health is often overlooked when determining a person’s quality of life. Imagine not being able to eat the foods you want because you can’t bite or chew properly. If you suffer from poor teeth and problems biting, chewing and eating healthy foods, Guatemala has the solution for you. If you’ve been shopping for dental…

Guatemala is considered one of the most exotic, lush cultural tourist destinations on Earth. Just south of the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico, it is known as the heart of the Mayan world.  Guatemala is a treasure trove of history and architecture with Mayan and colonial roots. As the plane flies, Guatemala City is only two…

Are you thinking about traveling to Guatemala for dental care? It is recommended that patients have a good general state of health before getting any major dental work. From time to time, patients travel to Guatemala for dental care and are unaware that they are ill. Most cases deal with minor issues and they are…

One of the most important benefits of dental implants are their longevity. Yes, a dental implant that is performed by a skilled dentist into adequate jawbone can be expected to last for a quarter of a century or more if it is periodically seen and adjusted by a dentist. For many people dental implants do…

As an innovative new technology, Platelet Rich Fibrin (PRF), has many important advantages for dental implants and oral surgery, including its low cost, convenience and safety.  Because it comes from your own blood, it is safe and readily available.  Platelet Rich Fibrin is a valuable treatment option to aid in healing and blood clotting following…

Maxillary Sinus Lift The maxillary sinus is a cavity located within the cheek bone. It is a pyramid shaped, growing space with a membrane lining the sinus called the Schneider Membrane. The ends of the roots of the upper back teeth are close to the maxillary sinus and in some cases, even inside of it.…