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Dental implants happen to be a preferred permanent tooth substitute selection for an individual’s natural teeth. The loss of one or more teeth may significantly effect a person’s day to day lifestyle along with the appearance of their smile. Once a tooth is missing, it may alter the frame and shape of an individual’s mouth. The gaps in between the teeth can impact how specific foods are eaten as well as the spaces left by teeth which might be missing can decrease the entire look of one's smile that might ultimately lead to decrease in oneself confidence.
A dental implant is manufactured from titanium material. The dentist will secure each titanium implant straight into the bone. The implant is capable of supporting several different restorations including dental crowns, to multiple dental bridges. Each time a dental implant is fixed into the bone, it bonds to the jaw and functions similar to the root of a natural tooth.
Implant dentistry is usually a beneficial option for any individual with good overall health and are administered during a simple and quick surgical procedure while the patient is under local anesthetic.
With the continuing development of modern day dental care, it is possible to replace one or multiple teeth by restoring dental implants with a single crown, a fixed bridge or Dentures. Once the treatment is completed the patients attain complete function of their mouth while obtaining natural looking teeth.