Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace
11157 N 56th Street, Temple Terrace, FL 33617

Ditch the Dentures and Consider Dental Implants

Dental Implants

A dental implant could restore your healthy smile. Instead of sitting on the gum line like dentures or damaging adjacent teeth like bridgework, full dental implants are surgically placed into the jawbone to support permanent, stable replacements for missing teeth. Affordable dental implants are the best solution for the majority of people who are missing one or more natural teeth.

Why Are Implants Preferable to Bridgework and Dentures?

Dentures can slip, make embarrassing noises, cause irritation and limit a person’s diet. A partial denture may also cause damage to adjacent teeth; in some cases, these teeth may be lost. Up to 30 percent of teeth located next to a fixed bridge or removable partial denture fail within five to seven years. Dentures may also cause bone loss in the same area where teeth are missing. Fixed bridges often require healthy teeth to be reshaped or cut down.

Are You an Ideal Candidate for Dental Implants?

Even people with bone loss, existing dentures and partials, or preexisting medical problems like high blood pressure and diabetes are often successful candidates for dental implants. Smoking lowers the success rate, but does not disqualify a patient from the procedure. Some people develop complications from dental implants that may be related to genetic factors. Patients with a personal or family history of problems with implants should inform their periodontist, dentist, or oral surgeon. Most dental implants function perfectly 20 years after placement by an oral surgeon. Given their overall success rate of 95 percent, and 50 years of research to back up the statistics, dental implants are frequently the treatment of choice for almost anyone who is missing teeth.

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Temple Terrace, call Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace today at (813) 440-3981 or make an appointment.

Advanced Dental Care offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Temple Terrace. With 21 affiliated practices throughout Florida, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
convenience & price
Russell V.
Great employees.
Philip J.
I’ve been with the practice for years. I like Dr. Herron’s manner, and I like Elaine’s service when she cleans my teeth.
Russell P.
Make me comfortable so visits are less stressful.
Tamara H.
Had an appointment on 1/31/18. Staff at front desk was very friendly. I was greeted with a smile . Wait time…. 2 minutes if that!! Dental Tech was really pleasant and made me feel soooo […]
Cheryl A.
Always love coming to this office. Everyone is friendly and professional!
Aimee F.
The care I received was of the highest quality. I was getting braces put on and Lisa and Dr. Perret were wonderful.
Stephanie D.
My dental hygienist is very efficient and kind. Dr. Heron is an experienced person. I trust her to give me the best dental care.. Last but not least, I never have to wait to see my hygienist.
Amna M.
just because you’re all awesome!
Deborah T.
The staff is awesome and very professional
Kirby N.
My Hygenist Mosen is the Best in the business… He is always gentle yet thorough and he is honest with telling me the best approach to keeping my teeth healthy. Great Work and Team at this location
Latoya P.
I came in for a second opinion regarding the fit of temporary dentures that were done in another dental office. Both the assistant and the dentist were very knowledgeable in their explanations and […]
Diane H.
The dentist is absolutely phenomenal!
Samantha T.
Because I really liked to staff . Very friendly and kind
Lorene A.
Professional, timely service from team/staff!!
Tonja B.
My son got in quickly and was done in good time. He had a good experience and likes the office personnel.
Micah C.
I was pleased that I got taken back early as I had arrived 15 minutes early. Dr. Herron is always very conscientious of her work & takes her time getting the crown & buildup just right. Her […]
Brady S.
Professional attitude of staff members and dentist.
Terence W.
Long term patient; family as well. Never had any negative issues. Been able to see same hygienist (Mosen who is great) long term which is a plus for me. Dr. Tucker has treated me a number of times […]
Bruce B.
Great people to work with and really care.
Carl S.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (813) 440-3981
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