Deer Park, Pasadena TX Dental Implants:
What are Dental Implants?
The discovery of dental implants is one the most revolutionary advances in the dentistry. A dental implant is basically an artificial root made out of titanium, The titanium tooth root is implanted into the jawbone and the bone fuses with the metal. Next, the abutment is screwed into the implant. The abutment serves as the foundation for the cosmetic porcelain crown.
Who can have Dental Implants?
Basically anyone who is healthy enough for routine dental visits. Limiting conditions in the past (diabetes , poor bone volume, smokers) are no absolute contraindications.
Conditions that can determine if dental implants are a right option for you:
- Missing one or more teeth
- Adequate bone volume in the jaw
- Healthy gum tissue
- Don’t have health conditions that will impair bone healing
- Are not afflicted by an health conditions that could impair the healing of bone
- Are in dentures
- Not capable of wearing dentures
Dental Implant Advantage:
Dental implants represent the highest standard of care when replacing missing teeth. They look, function and feel just like natural teeth. Implants are designed to last a lifetime and do not damage near-by teeth like bridges and partials.
Uses for Implants:
When Dr. Nugent’s parents lost a tooth they both received a dental implant. Implants are the highest standard of care when replacing missing teeth. Don’t settle for lesser quality or only doing what your dental insurance will pay for. Dental implants are designed to last a lifetime and are beneficial to your dental health.
Dr. Nugent has been voted BEST DENTIST in PASADENA TEXAS multiple times.
Get the best in dental implant care for you and your family. Visit us at 3421 Burke Rd #1, Pasadena, Texas 77504.