Dental Implants

Dental Implants What are dental implants? Dental implants are metal or ceramic artificial tooth roots that are inserted into the upper and lower jaw bones. They can be used to replace individual missing teeth so a bridge or partial denture isn’t needed. Or they can be used to support a bridge or denture. Dentures supported by…

Dental implants advantages

When you get dental implants, you are replacing the tooth roots with tooth posts made of metal. These dental posts are like screws for artificial teeth. Implants are a little different than some bridges or crowns because they function and look like real teeth. How your dentist performs the dental procedure depends on the implant…

Dental Implant Procedure

Dental Implant Procedure This procedure is a team effort between you, your dentist and your periodontist. Your periodontist and dentist will consult with you to determine where and how your implant should be placed. Depending on your specific condition and the type of implant chosen, your periodontist will create a treatment plan tailored to meet…

Dental Implant Steps

DENTAL IMPLANTS A dental implant is an artificial tooth root that is placed into your jaw to hold a replacement tooth or bridge. Dental implants may be an option for people who have lost a tooth or teeth due to periodontal disease, an injury, or some other reason. TYPES OF DENTAL IMPLANTS Endosteal (in the…