Dr. Chris Ward is extremely proud to be one only four dental implantologists in the state of Oklahoma who has been board certified by the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry (ABOI). In addition to being at the technological forefront among dentists in Oklahoma, the team of professionals in his practice is dedicated to providing gentle and personalized care to every patient. Contact Dr. Chris Ward’s office in Owaska today at 918-274-4466 to learn more about our implant services and other procedures that can give every member of your family the perfect smile!
Dental Implants: Implant dentistry is Dr. Chris Ward’s specialty. Implants are artificial roots and replacement teeth that can fill in the gaps where a patient is missing one or more teeth. Having a full set of teeth, thanks to the support of dental implants, provides several distinct advantages to patients:
- Prevents missing teeth from shifting due to empty space
- Reduces pain or discomfort
- Improved chewing, speech, and digestion
- Provides support for bridges or dentures
- Restores your radiant smile!
Implants are installed in a pain-free surgical procedure, thanks to modern sedation dentistry techniques used by Dr. Ward. Once the implant heals and fuses to the patient’s jaw, a crown, bridge or other artificial tooth replacement can be attached to it, resulting in a full set of teeth and your new smile.
Cosmetic Dentistry: Cosmetic dentistry is more popular than ever in the Owassa area. While cosmetic procedures can sometimes include a functional purpose, the main goal of these treatments is to provide you with a white smile and a full set of teeth. This enhances the patient’s appearance and gives them a confidence boost, alleviating any anxiousness over imperfections in their teeth. Here are some of the cosmetic dentistry services Dr. Chris Ward and his team of specialists provide to our patients:
- Dental Implants
- Inlays & Onlays
- Composite Fillings
- Porcelain Crowns, Fixed Bridges & Veneers
- Tooth Whitening
Some of these treatments, such as composite fillings or tooth whitening, can be completed in just one or two office visits. Crowns, fixed bridges, dental implants other treatments can be more involved; multiple visits can be required to get the proper fit for custom crowns, bridges, and implants. Before undergoing any cosmetic dentistry treatment, Dr. Ward will discuss all of the best options available for you, and listen to your goals for how you want your finished smile to appear. Open communication with Dr. Ward about your goals will help to ensure the best possible outcome for any cosmetic procedure.
Sedation Dentistry: Many people suffer from dental anxiety or a fear of visits to the dentist’s office. Because this is so common, Dr. Ward offers sedation dentistry to his patients, to ensure that treatments are free of pain and anxiety for patients. This includes full sedation for surgical procedures, nitrous oxide or “laughing gas” for some treatments, and oral conscious sedation for others. The type of sedation used will the best one available for you, based on the length of the procedure being performed. Sedation dentistry is a safe and proven method of providing relaxed, pain-free procedures for patients.
Call Dr. Ward’s office today at 918-274-4466 to schedule an appointment and to learn more about how his team can restore your smile.