Oftentimes bone grafting is done in conjunction with tooth extraction. This means that the procedure can be accompanied by some level of soreness and discomfort. Your dentist will give you instructions on post-surgical care.
Yes, there are different types of materials (donor and synthetic) and a wide variety of techniques that we use to best suit your specific needs. Most dental insurances will cover bone grafting. Please visit with one of our team members to understand the coverage we expect from your specific dental insurance plan.
Smile Crafters is a part of Mortenson Dental Partners.
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