News – Sewell Dental Arts

Think Big or Think Small? (10/8/2018) by Septimiu Pastiu- Think Big or Think Small? When it comes to getting new teeth, a patient should think big and also think small in the same time. Think big when it comes to value that you expect from the procedure: comfort, function, beauty and long term warranty. This procedure should provide all […]
Do Teeth Identify Who You Are? Do they show your social status? (10/8/2018) by Septimiu Pastiu-   According to research, absolutely! We like it or not, we are judged by our appearances. There’s the old saying “Do not judge a book by its cover”. This might be valid for books, but not for people. We are definitely judged by our appearances. Kelton Research did a study […]
Top 5 Best Teeth-in-a-Day, All-on-4, New Teeth in 1 Day Providers in the World (9/29/2018) by Septimiu Pastiu- Very frequently patients contact us from all over the world and ask us if we know other practitioners in their area that can provide the same service when it comes to Teeth-in-a-Day, All-on-4, New Teeth in 1 Day. Many offices talk about this procedure on their website and want to […]
7 Disadvantages of Dental Implants (9/23/2018) by Septimiu Pastiu-      Cost. Most patients consider the cost of dental implants as being very high. Actually, the cost is the biggest barrier why patients do not get dental implants. But if you consider the other prices of dental procedures, the fact that the dental implant replaces a very functional body part, […]
How much Do Dental Implants Cost (9/17/2018) by Dr. Pastiu- One of the first questions potential patients ask when they call our office is how much a new set of teeth costs. Although this is a very difficult question to answer without seeing the patient first for a consultation, I will try my best here to explain some general pricing […]
Benefits of Teeth-in-a-Day (5/31/2016) by Dr. Pastiu- Imagine having perfect permanent teeth for the rest of your life — so real only your dentist will know that they are the product of science, not nature. It’s rare that science can actually trump nature, but when it comes to Teeth-in-a-Day dental implants, the triumph over nature is clear. […]
The Wellness Hour – No More Dentures, Permanent Alternatives with Dental Implants (2/15/2016) by Dr. Pastiu- RA:  You’re watching the wellness hour, the leader in medical news information. I’m Randy Alvarez. Today’s topic: replacing missing teeth with dental implants. According to our first guest he says “NO MORE DENTURES.” We have an expert on the topic, Dr. Pastiu.  Dr Pastiu welcome to the program. DP: Thank […]
Root Canal, Post, Core and Crown vs. Dental Implant (10/13/2015) by Dr. Pastiu- I am all about saving teeth.  And most of the other dentists are the same.  This is because we know that each tooth that is lost by the patient brings him one step closer to dentures. The dentures are the most horrific way of “having teeth”. One interesting fact about […]
Dental Crowns Made in China? (10/13/2015) by Dr. Pastiu- When a dental patient goes to a dentist to get a dental crown, the dentist prepares the tooth, takes the impression and gives the patient a temporary crown that is made in the dental office chair side. Then the impression is sent to a dental lab where the permanent crown […]
What happens if I do not have enough bone for dental implants? (4/5/2015) by Dr. Pastiu- This question comes up a lot. Many patients are told that they do not have enough bone left to have dental implants placed. Typically they had the teeth removed a while ago, they wore denture for long time, the bone melted away and all that is left now is an […]