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Dental Implant

A dental implant is a more permanent dental restoration solution. It is useful for people who have lost a tooth or more, and those using dentures. Implants build one’s confidence, esteem level, speech functions, and chewing ability. It is often a bad experience when there is a loss of permanent teeth due to old age, oral diseases, or accidents, but with dental implants, this bad experience lasts no longer.

Dental Implant Restorations facts:

Find below are some of the facts about dental implants.

  • Stability – Implants stay the same over a lifetime if taken care of well.
  • Aesthetics – Implants improve physical appearance and boosts confidence.
  • Healthy Option – With dental implants, there is no filing away of adjacent teeth.
  • Natural – Implants have the same look, shape, and feel of natural teeth.
  • Durability – Implants blend with the bone, forming a unified durable structure.

The Dental Implant Restoration Process:

Below are the steps used in dental implant restoration.

  • The first step is to insert the implant where the former root of the jawbone used to be.
  • The implant takes about two to six months to blend well with the jawbone, forming a base for an artificial tooth.
  • At the first step, a new replacement tooth is designed, constructed, and fixed to the implant. This restores the natural speech and chewing function of the patient.
  • Finally, in case of the loss of many teeth, an implant-anchored bridge is used as a replacement for the missing teeth.