We are excited to announce that we are back to a normal schedule!
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Our office will be one of the most sterile places you will visit! That was true before the COVID-19 crisis but we felt it is more important now than ever for our dental family to know. Additional precautions will also be taken to ensure the well-being and safety of our team and patients. They will include but are not limited to:
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  1. Limiting the number of patients in the practice at one time
  2. Implementing digital forms/paperwork and payment options
  3. Scheduling more time between patients to perform disinfection practices above the standard protocols
  4. Having all patients rinse with Oracare (prescription anti-viral mouthwash) prior to any treatment
  5. Using advanced intraoral suction systems that drastically reduce aerosols
  6. Introducing medical grade H13 filters to enhance air particle filtration
These are just to name a few. At Elite Smiles, we will always have your best interest in mind to promote optimal oral and overall health. This starts with getting everyone's oral hygiene regimens back on track as SAFELY as possible.

We know many were affected financially by the COVID-19 pandemic. Those without dental insurance should not have to suffer, so that is why we have taken measures to decrease the price and have increased the discount of our in-house membership plan!

If you would like to schedule an appointment or have any additional questions, please give us a call at 512-252-4655 or email us at info@elitesmilesdds.com

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Dental office in Pflugerville, TX offers placement and restoration of dental implants in the clinic

Dental Office in Pflugerville, Tx Area Offers Placement and Restoration of Dental Implants in the Clinic

Dental implants continued to be one of the most requested dental restorations available in dental practices today. Dental implants are titanium tooth root replacements that ensure patients have a fully functional solution after tooth loss and extraction. These restorations are chosen because of their many benefits. Dr. Jordan Tucker of Pflugerville, TX is here to help patients place and restore their implants in his state-of-the-art clinic.

How does a dental implant work?

A metal post called a dental implant is placed by an oral surgeon into the bone of the jaw. This implant is poised to function as a natural tooth root once did, embedded into the bone. The bone wraps around the implant over several weeks in a process called osseointegration. With added bone, the implant is held firmly in the mouth in a manner much more effective than any other alternative. The implant works as the best foundation for restorations placed over it, including:

  • Dental crowns
  • Dental bridges
  • Dentures

All of these options are readily available with Dr. Jordan Tucker and can replace one or more teeth within the smile. The implants used with dentures eliminate the need for patients to deal with shifting or denture adhesives that can be messy and ineffective. It provides optimum stabilization that no other alternative can achieve. This allows patients to eat their favorite foods, such as apples and steaks, which may have been eliminated in the past due to the inability to properly chew and digest.

Who is a candidate for a dental implant?

Determining candidacy starts with an evaluation at our practice with Dr. Jordan Tucker. X-rays are completed to check the health of the jawbone to decide if there is sufficient bone for successful oral surgery. Bone grafting may need to be considered for those serious about restoring their smile with dental implants.

Protect the health of your smile.

Call our office now to schedule your next appointment.
(512) 273-7790 REQUEST AN APPOINTMENT

Discuss your need for tooth restoration with our team

Dr. Jordan Tucker of Elite Smiles of Pflugerville is a Texas area dentist committed to providing patients with general, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry solutions based on their unique desires and situations. Patients considering a dental professional for the placement and restoration of a dental implant are encouraged to book a consultation visit at our practice, located conveniently at 1616 FM 685, Suite 103. Call (512) 273-7790 today!

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