Why Should I Choose Mini Dental Implants?

In this video, Dr. John Coolican, an experienced Wilkes-Barre implant dentist, explains the life-changing benefits that come with mini dental implant technology.

Dental implant technology has gone through a transformation in the last 20 years. More specifically, one piece implants of various sizes have revolutionized tooth replacement. Prominent dental leaders such as Dr. Gordon Christensen have now advocated for this type of dental implant as at least equal and superior to the old style conventional implant. Why?

The one piece design allows for minimally invasive placement without cutting or stitches immediate same day tooth replacement and an established track record of dramatically lower peri-implantitis or more commonly known as bone infection of the dental implant site which leads to implant loss.

I have been mentored and placing these implants for 20 years from the leader and innovator in these surgical procedures, Dr. Todd Shatkin from Buffalo, New York, who has done more of these procedures than anyone else in the world. I started Mint Mini Dental Implants to address the needs of our people in this region. With 20 years of experience and almost 10,000 implants placed, I’m here to help you. I look forward to seeing you soon.

Contact us for free consultation and I’ll show you what I can do for you.


Learn More About Dr. Coolican



Dr. Coolican is a second-generation dentist and graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. With a deep passion for serving the residents of Eastern Pennsylvania, he has remained committed to staying on the cutting edge of implant dentistry through continuing education in the best treatment modalities and technologies.

As a practitioner focused on dental implants, Dr. Coolican maintains an unwavering dedication to excellence. After completing a comprehensive general dental practice residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and the VA Hospital System, he opened his first private practice.

His professional achievements include being a founding member of the International Academy of Mini Dental Implants, Fellow in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI), member of the International Dental Implant Association (IDIA), and Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry, among many other notable affiliations.

Dr. Coolican’s expertise is unparalleled, having successfully placed nearly 10,000 Mini and One-Piece Dental Implants since 2004. He has had the privilege of training under the guidance of Dr. Todd Shatkin of Buffalo, N.Y., a renowned expert who has performed more of these surgeries than any other doctor worldwide. Dr. Coolican’s experience and expertise in this technique surpasses any other doctor in Eastern Pennsylvania and other surrounding states.

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