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Dental Implants

Dental Implants

Dental implants are a great way of replacing tooth roots. They provide a strong foundation for fixed teeth. They look just like natural teeth and blend in nicely with the rest giving your smile a natural look. For teeth that are weak and can be easily moved just by touching, it is best to root them out and install dental implants instead. The procedure might sound complicated and painful but in reality it is far from it.

Advantages of Dental Implants

Let’s have a look at some of the advantages of dental implants. There are many to list however we will focus on some of the most pertinent ones.

First and foremost, you get to regain your smile without giving away the slightest idea about your teeth being artificial. Dental implants looks and feel just like normal teeth. They are extremely comfortable. You won’t feel any itching or scratchy feeling. In fact you won’t even feel that there are artificial teeth present in your mouth. They become a part of you and thus quickly eliminate the discomfort that some may feel at the start.

Dental implants make consuming food easy. No longer will you have to stress out about lunch or dinner plans. They are designed to fuse with the bone. That makes them permanent and unmovable. Unlike weak teeth that might move about and cause jaw pain, these stay fixed and allow for proper consumption of food. You will not only notice a different in chewing, but your overall speech patterns will improve as well because there will be no slip of the teeth.

The effects of dental implants are far reaching. They go much beyond providing solid dental care for your gums. There is a psychological aspect to this as well. They improve self-esteem and provide an immense boost to confidence. Not only will you be smiling but you will be smiling confidently, knowing you look your best. They are extremely durable and last many years. With good care and timely check-ups, they can practically last a lifetime.

Of course there is a medical benefits of using dental implants. They don’t require that surrounding teeth be reduced. This is because these teeth are not altered to support the implant. This means only the affected tooth is worked on leaving the rest perfectly intact which leads to improved oral health.

With dental implants there is no need for removable dentures which can be a drag for some people. Putting them on and off can become frustrating for many. In fact many people who opt for dental implants are those who are tired of putting on removing their dentures all the time. There is no need for an adhesive in place to keep them in place.

Are They Successful?

Most Definitely. Otherwise the procedure won’t be associating a success rate of 98%. The success for a dental implant procedure depends on many factors. Professional dentists with seasoned hands is one. The other is jaw location which can be tedious for some if the teeth to be removed and replaced for dental implants is located far towards the back of the mouth. BlackBurn Dental Centre will take care of all your dental needs.