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You’ve lost a tooth, or perhaps several. Chewing is difficult and smiling, well it’s too embarrassing. There is no question that the quality of your life has changed. Dental implants are the solution to renewing your smile, your chewing ability and quite frankly your quality of life.

Why Choose Dr. Nathaniel Chan?

Complete Dental Implant Procedure in 1 Office

Trained at the prestigious Las Vegas Institute, Specializing in Cosmetic & Restorative Dental Work

Assistant Clinical Professor at Tufts University

Associate Fellow of the World Clinical Laser Institute

Member of the American Dental Association (ADA)

Member of the Massachusetts Dental Society

Benefits of Dental Implants?

Without the root structure of a natural tooth the jawbone can shrink making your face look older.

There are no loose parts. An implant is stable and comfortable.

This functionality imparts social, psychological and physical well-being.

Dental implants help you eat, chew, smile, talk and look completely natural.

Dental Implants LOOK and FEEL like natural teeth.

Normally, it will serve its owner for life.

What is a Dental Implant?

A dental implant is a small titanium screw secured in the jawbone that serves as the replacement for the root portion of a missing natural tooth.

The implant serves as an anchor for the replacement tooth or teeth (single crowns, bridges or dentures).

Many people who consider implants have removable, conventional dentures for lower and upper jaws, or have removable bridges. These people experience a significant improvement in their ability to chew food comfortably after their dental implant treatment.

The Dental Implant Procedure

The implant team usually includes either a periodontist or an oral and maxillofacial surgeon who surgically places the implant, and a prosthodontist or general dentist who designs and fits the replacement teeth or permanent bridge.

At Advanced Dental Arts we will perform the implant and design and fit the replacement teeth or do restorative work on faulty crowns all in one office.

  1. At the first appointment, we use an X-ray to determine if the jaw bone is adequate to hold the titanium posts.
  2. Models of the mouth are often made using a soft, pliable plastic compound. These models show where the gaps are located and provide measurements for a replacement tooth or a bridge.
  3. Treatment with dental implants requires meticulous planning for best results.
  4. A surgical procedure is required (using local anesthetic and sedative) in which precision channels are created in the jawbone, often using a surgical guide. The implants are then fitted into the sites so that they are in contact with the bone. They generally require two to six months to fuse to the bone before they can have tooth restorations attached to them to complete the process.
  5. Immediately – at the same time an implant is placed (or after a period of healing), an abutment is attached to the implant. This is a device that “abuts” or joins the implant to a tooth form called a crown, which replaces the tooth part you see in the mouth.
  6. The custom crown is cemented or screwed onto the abutment to permanently keep it in place and should be indistinguishable from your natural teeth.

Is Old Age a Problem?

Occasionally, older patients express concern that their age may prevent them from enjoying the benefits of dental implants. However, health is more of a determining factor than age. If you’re healthy enough to have a tooth extracted, you’re probably healthy enough to receive dental implants. Certain chronic diseases may contraindicate dental implant treatment. The dentist will determine if you are a candidate for dental implants after a careful evaluation of your dental and health history.

How Will Dental Implants Affect My Life?

Dental implant-supported replacement teeth look, feel and function like natural teeth. This means that you can eat and drink whatever you choose. But most importantly, dental implants improve the quality of life in a very concrete way. People who have felt embarrassed and worried because of their tooth problems are often overwhelmed by what new permanent teeth can do for their self-esteem.
Contact us today to schedule an appointment with our office if you are considering dental implants.

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