Most dental implants are made out of titanium, have a rough surface, and the bone attaches to it and locks it in. Dr. Teresa Lozano, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with Baptist Health South Florida, talks about the size of the implant and how it is screwed into the mouth.
What causes a tooth to become sensitive? Dr. Teresa Lozano, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with Baptist Health South Florida, explains what happens when the dentin is exposed and some causes of tooth sensitivity, such as not flossing. She also says what conditions are linked to oral health.