Interested in replacing a tooth—or teeth—with a dental implant? Well, you’re not alone! Dental implants have become very popular in recent years. Read on to learn why implants are such a favored restoration solution, and what you can expect when you get one!
The Benefits of Dental Implants
Before we get into the nitty-gritty of the dental implant procedure, we’ll tell you why you’re going to want one. Replacing a tooth with an implant comes with a number of great benefits. One of the key reasons why implants are favored over other great restoration options—like dentures and bridges—is that they look and feel just like a natural tooth. That means that your new tooth won’t alter your appearance or your ability to eat or speak. Implants are also stable, permanent, and long lasting. Finally, the dental implant procedure is straightforward and virtually pain-free. Keep reading to learn more!
Inside the Dental Implant Procedure
If you are due to get a dental implant, you can expect the process to be completed in two visits to the dentist or oral surgeon. At the first visit, we will insert the implant into the jaw bone. The implant itself is a titanium post that’s formed like a screw and is inserted where the tooth root would have been. After the first procedure, you’ll be given time to heal. During that time, the implant will fuse with the jawbone, forming a strong and steady bond. Once healed, you’ll come back in to have your custom-made restoration attached to the implant.
Dental Implants in North Richland Hills, Texas
Sound good to you? The next step is to meet with Dr. Desai here at North Richland Hills Dentistry to talk about your treatment plan. To set up a consultation, give our office a call. Or, request a visit on our website. Contact us for all of your oral health needs!
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