Dental implants North Shore treatment is a solution for those who are missing a tooth or teeth. Dental implants can also be used for support for bridges and dentures, although single replacement is their most common function. Many individuals have questions when it comes to dental implants treatment and its procedure, so to help answer some of their questions a dental implants North Shore expert compiled a few of the most common:
A dental implant is?
A dental implant is a device made to imitate a natural tooth. A natural tooth has a tooth root and a tooth crown. A dental implant has a metallic screw like post which is made of titanium and serves as an anchor like a natural tooth root. It also has an artificial crown that is custom made to be undetected in size and color as artificial amongst a patient’s existing teeth.
Is there special training involved to perform this treatment?
A dental implants procedure is performed by a specialized dentist who has continued special education in cosmetic and dental implants treatment. You’ll want to choose and experienced dental implants North Shore specialist to ensure a successful treatment.
What happens during treatment?
The North Shore dental implants specialist will first ensure a patient is a good candidate for the procedure. Once this has been established, Dr. Garber will surgically implant the metallic post into the patient’s jawbone. After time has passed for the post and bone to fuse, he will then make a small incision in the gum, apply an extension and bond the crown.
Are there restrictions on this treatment?
Most any individual can have a dental implants treatment. There are some individuals that may need pre -treatment dental services prior to having implant treatment. An implant post requires a certain quality and quantity of bone to be successful, so if Dr. Garber finds that a patient lacks the right bone density, a simple bone graft procedure can be performed prior to implant surgery.
Is it a safe treatment?
Yes, dental implants North Shore treatments are a safe. A dental implants treatment is an effective and safe way to eliminate dental issues resulting from a missing tooth or teeth.
Are there any special care instructions?
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