Dear valued patients:

Due to recent recommendations from the CDC and mandates from the State of Pennsylvania, our office will be closed effective immediately to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Your health, and the health of our dedicated staff matters to us, so going forward we will suspend all non-emergency care through May 31st. Patients will be seen only for urgent and emergency dental needs. If you have what you consider an emergency, please call the office and you will be directed to reach Dr. Spilkia. If you are scheduled for an appointment in the upcoming weeks, expect a call from us to reschedule that appointment.

Thank you for your understanding. Be safe and stay healthy!
Dr. Spilkia Regarding Emergency Care During Covid-19
New Patients: (267) 463-2777 | Existing Patients: (215) 624-1935
7052-56 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19135
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When might patients consider a Dental Implant in Philadelphia?

man and woman smiling with beautiful teeth after dental implant

In Philadelphia, patients who are dealing with the loss of natural teeth have a wide selection of treatments available for reconstructing their smile. While dental bridges and partial dentures have their place, many patients who visit David Spilkia Family and Cosmetic Dentistry prefer the benefits of dental implants.
A dental implant is a titanium post that Dr. David Spilkia surgically implants into the bone of the jaw. This allows the post to act as a natural tooth root once restored with a dental crown on top. Patients who want to correct the appearance and functionality of their teeth are encouraged to consider dental implants.
Dental implants provide several benefits for patients, including:

  • Permanency
  • Longevity
  • Stability
  • Appearance
  • Strength

Dental implants are commonly chosen because they are strong, long lasting, and they are easily maintained with regular dental visits to David Spilkia Family and Cosmetic Dentistry. Dental implants are flossed and brushed just like natural teeth to keep them free from plaque and tartar development, periodontal disease, and decay of the surrounding teeth. Patients find that they forget they even have a dental restoration in their smile! Unlike dentures, which are removable, dental implants are permanent and stay in place at all times.
Dental implants are also when patients have full cosmetic dentures. These dentures may be held in place with suction or dental adhesives. However, patients may still experience wobbly dentures and may want to consider methods of keeping them firmly in place. Dental implants can be used throughout the dental arch to allow the restoration to snap in place and derive stability from these implants. This provides patients with the confidence they need to smile more, laugh often, and enjoy their favorite foods!
Patients who are missing teeth are welcome to contact David Spilkia Family and Cosmetic Dentistry today to schedule a consultation visit with our team to learn more about the ways in which dental implants can drastically improve the appearance and function of their smiles. He happily accepts patients who are new to his practice and are interested in undergoing general and cosmetic dentistry procedures for the benefit of their smile.
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Dr. David Spilkia - David Spilkia Family and Cosmetic Dentistry

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Dr. David Spilkia has been attending to the dental needs of the communities of Philadelphia, PA for almost three decades and is trusted by his patients. Having started his education at The City College of New York and graduating from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 1983, he practiced dentistry for a few years, before starting the David Spilkia Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in 1988.

Among the range of cosmetic and general dentistry procedures provided by Dr. Spilkia are restorative dentistry, dental implants, smile makeovers, and Invisalign orthodontics.
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Forget The Rest and Visit The Best Dr. Spilkia!! I had taken my daughter for a second opinion, because her previous dentist said she need root canal on her front tooth that required root canal and caped. Dr. Spilkia agreed. My daughter did need root canal on the tooth but said the could do this from the back if her tooth and filled it! NO CAP he is now our family dentist!!
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