Patient Information

Our patient info page provides information to our team at ToothHQ Dental Specialists. We are committed to offering excellent dental care in an environment where patients can be comfortable, relaxed, and stress-free. Here you will learn what to expect during your first appointment, along with the links to patient forms and paperwork.

Contact Us

We are glad to hear from you, answer all your questions and schedule an appointment. Call ToothHQ Dental Specialists at +12147310123 or walk in our dental implant centers in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan Area.

New Patient

It’s easy to book an appointment for your initial oral examination and dental treatments. 

Call +12147310123 to speak with a staff member. 

Once your appointment is scheduled with us, you will be notified via call/message/email. 

For further enquiry, feel free to contact us or read our patient info page.

Payment methods – cash or by check accepted

Welcome To Tooth HQ

First Visit Consultation

On your very first visit to ToothHQ, you can expect personalized care. At this time, you will meet our treatment coordinator, who will provide a tour of our facility and assess your suitability for dental implants. Additionally, you will meet our dentists, who will perform an I-CAT scan and oral exam to determine the best procedure for you. You can even consult about dental financing with our on-site financial coordinator who is available to help you. In conclusion, at ToothHQ, your first visit includes ample time to answer all your questions and suggest the best-suited dental treatment so you can move further without any concerns.

Day of Surgery

Many procedures take just a few hours, are scheduled in the morning, and completed by the afternoon. You will be sedated for the entire procedure and, post-surgery, will be shifted to recover in the comfort of a private room. Once you wake up, you will be fitted with a temporary arch and allowed to go home by early evening. Post-surgery there are chances you may experience minor pain that can be usually treated with over-the-counter medications. Finally, most patients can expect to resume normal activities the very next day. 

Post-Surgery

Patients who select all-on-4 dental implants will typically have to wear a temporary prosthesis for three months. During this time, your dental implants and bone will be adjusted and integrated properly to get a set of permanent prostheses. Once ready, ToothHQ will design and place the permanent prosthesis made of high-end, lightweight materials. Otherwise, patients also have the option of removable implant dentures.

Aftercare Hygiene Services

Unlike other dental implant centers in Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan Area, ToothHQ offers follow-up care. Our dental specialists recommend patients visit the center every six months for a routine follow-up to have their dental implants thoroughly cleaned and properly examined. 

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After Care

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At-Home Dental Implant Cleaning

To take care of your dental implants at home, brush and floss your teeth as you normally do. This helps keep your implants free of debris, stains, and plaque. While implants are made of durable materials, they can wear down over time if you do not keep them clean.

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Professional Dental Implant Cleaning

Whether you have replaced all your natural teeth or not, we still want to see you regularly. Routine dental checkups not only ensure that everything is fine with your dental implants but also can offer good, professional teeth cleaning for them.

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The Necessary Tools

The tools used to clean your teeth are designed so that they can easily clean the implant, abutment, and crown without causing any harm. An important thing that you need to keep in mind is that these tools do not scratch the crown's surface or abutment.

-Faqs

FAQ for Patient Info

Yes, depending on your condition, we can do the same day tooth extraction. We can discuss your options when you are in touch with our office to make the free consultation appointment.

No, it does not. It is a myth, few people believe emergency tooth removal affects the brain.

Depending on the condition, most people need routine dental checkups and exams every 3 to 6 months.

Dental implants can be replaced if they fail. As dental specialists, we do implants carefully enough so you can have these implants for a lifetime.

The gum disease around the implants heals after any implant surgical procedure in about a week or two.

Dry sockets happen within the first 24 to 48 hours after an extraction procedure for the bottom teeth. If you have gone past the 24 to 48 hour mark, more than likely, you’re not going to have a dry socket.

All-on-4 implants can fail. It depends on how well you take care of the implants to have them lifelong in your body. Ask dental specialists to do implants carefully enough so you can have these implants for a lifetime.

Most wisdom teeth procedures can be done with limited pain or no pain. We’ll provide careful prescriptions and the recovery instructions after the wisdom teeth extraction procedure.

You can start eating solid food as soon as you are capable. Usually, you should be able to at least chew on some soft food 24 to 48 hours after tooth extraction. Even though you can eat solid food right away, we recommend you stay away from chewing anything hard to allow for faster recovery and avoid pain.

Wisdom teeth can be removed without extensive surgical procedure if they have already come through into your mouth or what we refer to as fully erupted.

We normally recommend bone grafting after any tooth extraction, other than wisdom tooth extraction, to allow bone stability to replace those teeth we are extracting with dental implants at a later time.

If you have sufficient bone on a missing tooth, it is possible you can get a dental implant without a bone graft.

Gum grafting procedures can last as little as 30 minutes as long as 3 to 4 hours, depending on the number of teeth involved in the gum grafting procedure.

Yes, you can definitely work after the gum grafting procedure. Most people return to work either the next day or the day after the gum grafting procedure.

It is a myth most people think that wisdom tooth extraction is major surgery. In our office, we do extractions under local anesthesia without having any major surgery, and these procedures sometimes take as little as five to 10 minutes.

Most dental implants last for a lifetime as long as you take good care of them and maintain them with regular dental visits.

Yes. All-on-four dental implants or any other dental implants will always look natural. We always tell our patients one of the major advantages of getting dental implants, including all-on-four dental implants, is that they look, feel, and function like natural teeth.

 Yes. All-on-four dental implants will prevent bone loss because they put your bone into function; therefore, your bone stands as a functioning structure to stay with you for a lifetime.

If you have continued pain, soreness, fever, and swelling, it is possibly a sign of your tooth infection spreading. In addition, there are several other ways the infection could spread, and you may not even know it. Even as a dentist, it is difficult to look at you and say whether you have an infection or not unless we do some special x-rays. If there’s any indication that your infection is spreading we strongly recommend that you visit your emergency dentist.