About Dental Implants

December 9, 2018

If you are self-conscious because you have missing teeth, wear dentures that are uncomfortable or don't want to have good tooth structure removed to make a bridge, talk to your dentist to see if dental implants are an option for you.

Dental implants are a popular and effective way to replace missing teeth and are designed to blend in with your other teeth. They are an excellent long-term option for restoring your smile. In fact, the development and use of implants is one of the biggest advances in dentistry in the past 40 years. Dental implants are made up of titanium and other materials that are compatible with the human body. They are posts that are surgically placed in the upper or lower jaw, where they function as a sturdy anchor for replacement teeth.

Most patients find that a dental implant is secure, stable and a good replacement for their own tooth. There are generally three phases to getting a dental implant:

If you are interested in getting dental implants and you are living in Miami or any of the surrounding areas like Fisher Island, Miami Beach, Key Biscayne, Coral Gables, Pinecrest, it's a good idea to contact your us to discuss it carefully with us first. If you are in good general health this treatment may be an option for you. In fact, your health is more of a factor than your age. You may be medically evaluated by a physician before any implant surgery is scheduled.

Our dental clinic in Miami Coconut Grove has served the local community for over three decades and continues to assist patients from Fisher Island, Miami Beach, Key Biscayne, Coral Gables, Pinecrest.

Source: ADA - American Dental Association:  www.ada.org