A dental implant is a titanium threaded post that is precisely placed in the jaw and designed to act as a tooth root. During a period of healing, a biologic process called osseointegration occurs where the titanium surface of the implant bonds to the bone of the jaw.
Penn’s Commons Dental Group has provided the Greater Reading area with dental implant services for more than 36 years. We work with Nobel, Straumann, and other high quality brand implant companies. In addition, we utilize local laboratories to insure your warrantied results.
Dr. Schmoyer, Dr. Greenlee and Dr. Bowes have over 36 years of experience in the placement and restoration of dental implants. The doctors have extensive post-graduate training in this field. In addition, they lecture and mentor peers on these areas of expertise. Our dentists have determined that most health conditions will not interfere with candidacy and can assist individuals regardless of age. Penn’s Commons Dental Group dentists are familiar with over 20 different implant companies that offer over 100 types of implants. Titanium implants were first used in the United States in 1982 and PCDG began utilizing the procedure in 1984.