What is a Dental Implant?

Watch this video to learn more about dental implants and why they are an ideal solution for replacing missing or broken teeth and providing retention to dentures.

I’m sure most of you have heard the term dental implant. Well, just what is a dental implant? It’s in the news. It’s on TV. So why do we use them? Well, think of an implant as something we use to replace a tooth that you no longer have with you, sort of like a screw in your bone. They come in different shapes, sizes, and we use them for all sorts of reasons. So if you have some missing teeth, give us a call and we’ll talk about implants and what they can do for you.

About John Hopkins, DDS

After attending Tulane University and receiving his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Mississippi in 1977, Dr. Hopkins graduated from the prestigious Emory University School of Dentistry in Atlanta, Georgia.

At Emory, Dr. Hopkins studied directly under Dr. Ronald Goldstein, considered the father of modern aesthetic dentistry.

Following graduation from Emory in 1981, Dr. Hopkins joined an esteemed multi-specialty practice in Palm Beach, Florida, where he honed his skills in numerous dental specialties: endodontics, periodontics, oral surgery and aesthetics.

While in Florida, Dr. Hopkins also completed the continuum at the Pankey Institute, the most renowned dental education institute in the world.

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