Digital technology has made the implant process much safer for our patients; accurate up to 97%!
Losing a tooth can be very scary for patients. Replacing missing teeth with Dental Implants is a very smart option, but often leaves the patients asking themselves. Are Dental Implants safe?
Of course, there may be complications with surgery like discomfort and swelling, but dental implant surgery is overwhelmingly safe. Our practice uses true 3D digital technology from beginning of treatment to the end of treatment.
The process begins by taking a Cone Beam scan to identify nerves and sinuses in the mouth. Digital impressions are taken of the mouth and the files are merged to make the guide. The guide is created to place the implant in the mouth exactly where its planned on the computer.
Lastly, after the dental implant has healed we’ll take a digital impression to send to the lab. The lab will make the crown and send it the General Dentist, so they can schedule the patient to insert the crown into the mouth.
When replacing a missing tooth, patients have 4 options to choose:
Improved confidence? Listen for yourself to Ms. Deborah’s incredible experience! We can do the same for you! Call (301) 856-1200 today! Improved confidence with dental implants Dental implants are used to replace single teeth, multiple teeth or all the teeth. Dental implants provide improved confidence by stabilizing teeth, especially, if you wear dentures. No longer […]
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