Updated: Jul 19, 2019
by Carlston Dental Group
A dental implant is an artificial tooth root strategically positioned into your jaw to hold a bridge or a replacement tooth. Helping you to achieve the healthy/natural teeth look; you can be confident, smile, laugh, talk, kiss, eat, and be out and be seen once again!
Longevity and Functionality of the implant are no longer a concern since dental technology has evolved and advanced through the years. As long as your Dental Group is socially responsible and maintains their continuing education, then you would have no problem receiving the latest and most sound treatment available. With different distinguished methods of solving tooth problems; patients are now keeping their teeth for a lifetime. If you do happen to lose a tooth, you have choices such as: an implant, abutment, and crown combo which replaces what used to be the natural root and natural tooth. It will function and feel just like your natural individual tooth once did.
The majority population are in favor of titanium made implants, which is known for a long life span and have measurable results. In addition, the successful placement and long term viability is at 96%; which has increased dramatically over the past 3 decades.