Dental Implant Procedures

Reconstructive and Implant Dentistry

Dental implants work because they are made from a material, which biologically bonds with living bone. The majority of modern implant cases utilize root form implants, which are secured into bone and can provide the anchor for one or more artificial teeth. A root form implant mimics the shape and function of a natural tooth’s root.

There are almost as many treatment options with dental implants as there are individuals with dental problems. The professionals at Implant and General Dentistry of Middle Tennessee are trained and experienced in implant dentistry and can suggest the implant type and treatment options best suited to your needs. Dental implants are the closest thing to perfectly natural teeth, and must be treated the same way. Implants are designed to last a lifetime. Proper brushing, flossing and regular, periodic check-ups are essential to ensure the lasting health of the implant.

 

The full procedure for placing dental implants is usually completed in three stages:

 

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