More than half of all Americans are missing at least one tooth. One in ten has no teeth at all. Missing teeth may not seem like a big deal, but they cause teeth around them to move, reduce your ability to chew, and can cause bone loss and harmful chewing patterns that endanger other teeth or the health of your jaw joints (TMJ)
Implants look and feel better than any other method of replacing teeth. They are the strongest, most secure, and most customizable way to support a restoration. Their success rate and lifespan are better than any other procedure in dentistry.
In our office, we maximize the results of implant treatment using state-of-the-art technology to take a 3D x-ray and plan the exact placement of the implant to within a milimeter!
If you lost a tooth to cavities, implants can be better than your own natural teeth, because they don't decay. To see a few case studies of teeth replaced with implants, take a look at the links below. Replacing one tooth is much faster and easier, but these patients' results show what's possible with multiple implant treatments: