Everybody wants a great smile – and now you can have one. Dental implants can recover oral functionality and help contribute to improving your appearance and self- esteem.
What is a Dental Implant?
A dental implant is an artificial “root” made of titanium which is implanted permanently, within the space where the natural tooth once lived. It offers far more comfort than partial dentures eliminating some problems such as gum shrinkage, irritation, and changes in speech.
Who is a good candidate for Dental Implants?
Anyone healthy enough to undergo a routine dental extraction or oral surgery can be considered for a dental implant.
How is a Dental Implant placed?
The dental implant is placed into the bone socket of the missing tooth. The new tooth (called crown) is done through a model to provide a natural appearance.
Does the Dental Implant look natural?
The dentist will match the color of the new teeth with the color of your natural ones, giving the usual appearance and working as your own teeth.
What are the advantages of having Dental Implants?
There are many advantages, including:
How do I care for Dental Implants?
Dental implants require the same care as real teeth, including brushing, flossing, and regular dental check-ups.