Your teeth are an essential feature of your mouth. They allow you to eat properly and digest your food. They control your airflow and help you to make certain sounds when you speak. They provide you with a beautiful smile. The roots of your teeth even have an important job. They help to keep your jawbone strong and healthy. When you lose your teeth, even just a single tooth, all of these functions are affected. Missing teeth need to be replaced. At Beavercreek Dental, we offer dental implants.
What Are Dental Implants?Dental implants are the most recent option available for replacing missing teeth. They consist of three main components:
Types of Dental ImplantsDental implants are quite versatile and can be used to replace any number of missing teeth. To fit your specific needs, there are several different types of implants:
How Are Dental Implants Placed?Implants require a surgical procedure. After a local anesthetic, incisions are made in the gums. Holes are then drilled into your jawbone, and the implants placed. Your gums are then stitched closed, and you are provided with temporary teeth, which will help to restore some of the functions of your mouth while you heal.
Healing takes anywhere from just a few weeks to several months (depending on the number of implants). During this time, we carefully monitor your progress. When you have fully healed, the abutments are set in place and impressions taken. Your final teeth are designed and fabricated and then set into place on the implants.
Benefits of Dental ImplantsDental implants offer several benefits:
If you are interested in learning more about dental implants and want to find out if they are right for you, contact Beavercreek Dental at (503) 765-8707 to schedule your consultation today!
New Patient Specials
Patients Without Insurance
Cleaning, Exam & X-Rays
Offer good in the absence of gum disease. Please mention this online special when you book your appointment. New Patients Only.
Affordable Options Available
Cosmetic & Implant Consultation
Includes Cone Beam x-ray and full exam for dental implants and implant supported denture.
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Oral-B Electric Toothbrush
Electric toothbrush gifted after initial exam, x-rays & cleaning.
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Exam, X-Ray & Consultation
You don't have to pay to find out what's wrong...Only to fix it!
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