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More people are looking at dental implants as the best option for replacing missing teeth. Patients who have had a dental implant procedure say it feels just like their natural teeth.
Receiving dental implants involves oral facial surgery. As with any surgery, it should be performed by a specialist.
In this case, you would need an oral and facial surgeon who has the training and experience to give you the best results. A regular dentist would not be able to do dental implants.
Dental implants are composed of three parts. First, a titanium implant in inserted that fuses with jawbones, next the abutment fits over the portion of the implant that protrudes from the gum line, and lastly, it is covered with a crown which is created by a restorative dentist.
A big benefit of dental implants is that they can’t develop cavities which means no more tooth extractions! Unlike fixed bridges or removable dentures, dental implants will not affect neighboring healthy teeth or lead to bone loss in the jaw. If properly cared for, dental implants can last a lifetime.
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