How Long Do Dental Implants Typically Last?

How Long Do Dental Implants Typically Last?

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Are you considering getting dental implants? If so, you’re likely wondering about their longevity. Dental implants are an excellent option for replacing missing or damaged teeth, as they are designed to last many years. In this blog post, we’ll discuss how long dental implants typically last, the factors that affect their lifespan, and how to ensure your implants last as …

Can Dental Implants Be Done In One Day?

Can Dental Implants Be Done In One Day?

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Dental implants offer a variety of tooth replacement options from single tooth replacement to bridges and dentures for multiple teeth. The process of getting dental implants varies depending on a variety of factors, including the type, location, and number of implants. As patients consider the pros and cons of dental implants, one question tends to arise: can dental implants be …

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Estimated Recovery Time After Dental Implant Surgery

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Dental implant surgery is a life-changing procedure that can improve your oral health and brighten your smile. During the procedure, the periodontist replaces one or more missing teeth with implants that look and feel like natural teeth.  Getting dental implants is considered a major dental procedure. As such, it takes time to completely heal from the surgery. Before you get …

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Help! My Dental Implant Fell Out. Now What?

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If you have teeth that are severely decayed, a dental implant replaces them, giving you a natural, beautiful smile. Dental implants are often preferred over other types of tooth replacement, such as dentures, as they are permanent and usually more comfortable for the person wearing them. But dental implants aren’t perfect. There is a small risk of failure. Here’s what …

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What’s the Cost of a Dental Implant for One Tooth?

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Do you need to have a tooth replaced? If your tooth is damaged or decayed beyond saving or if you’ve lost a tooth previously, a dental implant is one option for replacing it. Dental implants are considered to be the highest quality tooth replacement option available. It is for this reason that dental implants are also the most expensive option. …

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What is the Typical Dental Implant Failure Rate?

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Dental implants are the most recommended tooth replacement option. The majority of patients who receive dental implants experience success, meaning their implant lasts for many years or even the rest of their life. But on some occasions dental implants fail. There are a variety of reasons for that, and many of them can be avoided. What is the typical dental …

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Dental Implant vs Crown: Pros and Cons

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Do you have a tooth that needs a major restoration? When a tooth is severely decayed, cracked, or chipped, it may need to be repaired or replaced. Dental implants and crowns are commonly used to restore function and appearance. Which option is right for you? It depends on your situation. It helps to understand the difference between these two options …

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Dental Implant Financing Options

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Do you need to have a tooth replaced? A dental implant is the best option for tooth replacement, but it comes with a price tag. Unfortunately, dental insurance doesn’t often cover dental implants, so patients often pay for the procedure out of pocket. Even if you have insurance that does cover dental implants, it is likely only a portion of …

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The 4 Benefits of Dental Implants

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Are you considering dental implants? Whether you have a missing tooth, a tooth that is severely damaged or decayed, or you need multiple teeth replaced, dental implants are the best option available.  There are other ways to replace missing or damaged teeth, such as dental bridges or even dentures. Why are dental implants considered to be the best? Consider the …

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Dental Implant and Crown: Is This Combination Right For You?

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If you are in need of a single tooth replacement, a dental implant and crown combination is most likely your best option. A dental implant is an artificial tooth root made of titanium that is surgically placed in the jaw bone. Titanium is a biocompatible metal that fuses with the bone through a process called osseointegration. Once the implant root …

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Dental Implant vs Root Canal: What to Consider

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When you have a problem with a tooth that extends into the root, there are a few different options for what to do about it. The option that is best for you depends on the situation. A root canal can sometimes save the existing tooth, but in some cases it may not be effective. A dental implant can replace a …

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Dental Implants vs Dentures: What You Should Know

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Are you in need of tooth replacement? Whether you need just a few or all of your teeth replaced, there are a few different options. Dental implants are often used to replace one or a few teeth and dentures are more often used when an entire arch of teeth needs to be replaced.  What’s the difference between dental implants and …

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4 Myths About Dental Implants

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Are you considering dental implants? Perhaps you are concerned about some of the negative things you’ve heard about them. In many cases, these are just rumors that are not at all true. In fact, dental implants have many benefits and are considered to be the gold standard of tooth replacement options. A dental implant is a complete artificial tooth and …

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What is the Typical Dental Implant Healing Time?

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Are you considering getting a dental implant? Implants are the ideal tooth replacement option. They look and function as closely as possible to your natural teeth and can last for a lifetime. When it comes time to schedule your implant procedure, you may be wondering how long of a recovery period you need to plan for. How much rest time …

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Can You Get Dental Implants While Pregnant?

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Have you been planning a dental implant procedure and now you’re pregnant? If so, you may have some concerns about whether or not you should go through with the procedure in your current condition. It is generally recommended that only preventive dental care and minor restorative procedures be performed during pregnancy. However, complex or in-depth procedures, such as dental implants, …