Dental Implants

What are dental implants?

A dental implant is a metal screw that is used in place of the root of your missing tooth. The dental implant is attached to the bone in your jaw where the roots of the missing tooth sit. The implant is usually made of a metal called titanium.A dental implant can support a bridge, crown or denture. Over time, bone grows around the implant, which helps to hold it in place.

What is a dental implant procedure?

A dental implant procedure is the name of the operation used to replace your missing teeth.
Once the implant is in place, an artificial tooth, or crown, is then attached. The crown is specially made to look like your other teeth.

Why might I need a dental implant?

If you have one or more missing teeth, a dental implant might be an option to consider.

Not all people can have a dental implant. Your dentist or dental practitioner will need to check that:

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