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Dental Implants

Understanding dental ImplantsA dental implant is an artificial tooth root that a periodontist places into your jaw to hold a replacement tooth or bridge. Dental implants are an ideal option for people in good general oral health who have lost a tooth or teeth due to periodontal disease, an injury, or some other reason.

Dental Implants

  • Are small screws that replace the tooth root to support tooth replacement.
  • Consist of titanium, a metal that the body easily accepts.
  • Are inserted into the jawbone.

After their placement dental implants

  • Form a strong bond with the bone.
  • Are in most cases firmly anchored in the bone after just six weeks.
  • Provide a stable foundation for crowns, bridges or dentures.

Dental Implants

  • Are the closest possible replacement to natural teeth.
  • Provide a stable foundation for eating an smiling with confidence.
  • Remove the need to compromise healthy teeth for a bridge.
  • Can eliminate the pain caused by ill-fitting dentures.
  • Help to preserve the jawbone.
  • Can help maintain the shape of your face.
  • Have been scientifically tested and documented for over 30 years.
  • Have a long term success rate of over 95%.

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