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Continuing through life with one or more missing teeth can make a person feel incredibly self-conscious. Not only can a missing tooth affect your appearance, but it can also make simple tasks such as eating, talking, or smiling a challenge.
Today’s advanced dentistry techniques give patients with missing teeth a straightforward and long-lasting option. Learn more about dental implants, including how they look, feel, and function just as a natural tooth and why they’re the best option for replacing one or more missing teeth in your smile.
The most important fact a person can have about dental implants is how they are different than traditional replacement methods such as partials or bridges. An implant is an artificial tooth that looks and feels just like a natural tooth surgically placed in your mouth.
Dental Implants are:
Dental implants are quickly becoming the most popular form of tooth replacement, and it’s easy to see why. Implants have unique advantages over other traditional replacement options such as:
Dental implants are designed to last a lifetime, making them the ultimate treatment option for tooth replacement with the highest success rate of over 95% and lasts patients for 40-50+ years.
Dental implants have the best long-term success with far fewer complications.
Many dentists offer dental implants, but not every dentist in practice or office might be credentialed. Always ask a dentist if they are an “AAID Credentialed Implant Dentist.” Asking this question will give you peace of mind knowing that your implant dentist has proven levels of implant education, experience, and the required skills to complete the procedure.
In most cases, complete healing takes place over two to four months after a dental implant. During this time, you need to take a few extra precautions to make sure your mouth heals properly for long-term results.
Aubrey Baudean DDS is a restorative and implant expert and has helped many patients just like you restore their confidence in their smiles. Contact us today to schedule a dental implant consultation to learn more about if this advanced cosmetic dentistry treatment is right for you.