What are dental implants?

Dental implants are artificial tooth roots made of biocompatible materials, typically titanium. They are surgically placed into the jawbone to provide a stable foundation for replacement teeth, such as crowns, bridges, or dentures.

How long do dental implants last?

With proper care and regular dental check-ups, dental implants can last for a long time. They are designed to be a durable and long-term solution for tooth replacement.

Are dental implants painful?

The implant surgery is performed under local anesthesia, so you should not feel any pain during the procedure. Some patients may experience minor discomfort or soreness in the days following the surgery, but this can be managed with over-the-counter pain medications.

Am I a candidate for dental implants?

Most individuals who have good oral and overall health are candidates for dental implants. However, a thorough evaluation by our dental professionasl is necessary to determine your eligibility. Factors such as jawbone density, gum health, and medical history will be taken into consideration.

How long does the dental implant process take?

The duration of the dental implant process varies depending on individual cases. After the implant placement, a healing period is typically required for the implants to integrate with the jawbone.

Are dental implants noticeable?

Dental implants are designed to look and feel like natural teeth. The replacement teeth, such as crowns or bridges, are customized to match the color, shape, and size of your existing teeth, resulting in a seamless and natural appearance. If you have more questions or would like to learn more about dental implants, we encourage you to schedule a consultation with our experienced dental team. We are here to provide personalized answers and guide you through the process of achieving a beautiful and functional smile.
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