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Dental implants are very small titanium rods that are used to act as artificial tooth roots.
Looking and functioning like a natural tooth, a dental implant will be topped with a crown and replaces an entire missing tooth.
Implants can give patients multiple advantages, such as improved function, comfort, and appearance. They help patients regain confidence in their smile while posing no limitations on eating.
While dental implants are effective and long-lasting missing teeth replacements, they're not right for everyone. Talk to your dentist about the tooth replacement option that is best for you.
This procedure generally requires two appointments.
During the first visit, your dentist will surgically fit the implant into your jaw bone. Typically, it takes between 3 to 6 months for your gums to fully heal from the procedure and the implant to fuse with your jawbone.
Replacing a missing tooth with a dental implant has a number of benefits for your oral health, including: