Dental Implants, La Porte TX:
Dental implants are the most popular way to replace missing teeth. Dental implants are the most advanced and conservative way to replace missing teeth. Dr. Nugent recommends dental implants as the treatment method of choice for patients who are missing one or several teeth. Dr. Nugent knows that dental implants are a more effective solution for replacing your missing teeth than out dated alternatives like dentures or bridges.
Why Replace Missing Teeth?
Replacing missing teeth serves a much greater purpose than providing a beautiful and cosmetic smile. Failure to replace missing teeth will result in serious long term damage including:
•Shrinking of the gum tissue and bone
•Shifting of neighboring teeth
•Trouble with chewing and speech
•Collapsing of the jawbone and premature elderly appearance
Most people think of a tooth as what is above the gum tissue. However, the tooth’s root is vital in maintain gum tissue and bone levels. Dental implants are the ONLY dental treatment that replaces the entire tooth.
The Benefits of Dental Implants
Dental implants provide you with numerous distinct advantages compared to dentures or dental bridges. Some of these advantages include:
•Dental implants restore correct chewing function thus enabling patients to eat whatever they want
•Dental implant look, feel, and function just like natural teeth
•Loose uncomfortable dentures can be eliminated
•Dental implants prevent bone loss and collapse of the jawbone
•Dental implants have the longest long term success of any dental treatment option
•Dental implants are more comfortable than dentures or dental bridges
•Dental implants do not damage surrounding teeth like a dental bridge
•Patients maintain their dental implant just like regular teeth
•Dental implants are highly durable and strong
•Dental implants are highly cosmetic
•Dental implants prevent the rest of your teeth from shifting
•Dental implants preserve facial contours by preserving bone levels
•Patients experience increased self-confidence from having a beautiful, natural looking smile
Dr. Michael Nugent is a leader in dental implant therapy. Dr. Nugent sees patients from Pasadena, Deer Park, La Porte, League City and Friendswood Texas.
Let the experience and passion of Dr. Nugent work for you. He loves creating lasting smiles.