What is a dental implant?

Dental Implants are the best standard of care for tooth replacement. They dental implant creates a bond with healthy bond and creates permanent support for dental crowns and dentures. Dental Implants look and feel like natural teeth and can last a lifetime.

 

Why choose dental implants?

Dental implants, like natural teeth, stimulate the jaw and prevent bone loss. Plus, with dental implants, healthy teeth are not compromised. In fact, leading dental organizations recognize dental implants as the standard of care for tooth replacement.

Untreated missing teeth

Unattractive Smile

Loss of chewing ability

Accelerated bone loss

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Traditional crown & bridge

Grinds down healthy teeth

Bone loss continues

Greater risk for cavities and tooth failure

Dental implants with a crown

Full chewing ability

Preserve healthy teeth

Prevent bone loss

 

How effective are implants?

Depending on their location in the mouth, implants have reported success rates between 85%and 90%. When implants fail, it is usually because of poor oral hygiene. Dentists typically give specific instructions on how to care for dental implants.

 

Are you a candidate?

Dental implants can be placed in most adults. Adolescents may be eligible once their facial structure has matured. Certain uncontrolled medical conditions may decrease implant treatment effectiveness, so first discuss your full medical history with your dental implant specialist. Patient results may vary. Please ask our dentists to explain the benefits and risks to see if dental implants are right for you.