When you are missing one or more teeth, placing an implant can be a good solution. An implant is a titanium screw, a special metal, that is placed as an artificial root in the jawbone under the gum tissue. This implant can serve as a solid foundation for crowns, bridges, or dentures and thus replace your original tooth root. Usually, an implant is placed during a small surgical procedure under local anesthesia.
The benefits of an implant are:
If you have more questions about implants or want to know if you qualify for placing an implant, please contact us.