If you’ve lost a permanent tooth, you may be considering getting a dental implant to restore your smile. Dental implants are a great way to replace missing or damaged teeth, but are they right for you?
Dental implants have helped many restore their smile and give them a natural and realistic look. A dental implant can help your smile by:
- Helping Restore Your Appearance. The most common reason for a dental implant is to restore your smile. Dental implants are made to last forever. This permanent solution gives you a natural looking replacement, helping to restore your smile.
- Protecting A Healthy Jawbone. Missing teeth and spaces can lead to jawbone deterioration. Dental implants are the only option to protect and preserve a healthy jawbone. When it comes to protecting your jawbone, the sooner you get your dental implant the better.
- Preventing Your Teeth From Shifting. Losing a tooth can cause your teeth to begin shifting. Teeth can become crowded, shift unevenly, and look unnatural. It can also cause your face to sag and appear sunken.
Dental implants are common and one of the most useful procedures if you have a lost or damaged tooth. If you are considering getting a dental implant, we will be happy to speak with you in more detail regarding all of your options. To learn more about dental implants and to have any of your questions answered, contact Contemporary Facial & Oral Surgery of Plano today.