A dental implant is a tooth-like root made of titanium that is positioned in the jawbone just beneath the gum line using a surgical procedure. When it is placed replacement teeth can be mounted on the jaw
Most dental insurance companies cover 100% of your preventative dental services. This includes 1 full set of x-rays and normal cleaning. The fillings, extractions and deep cleanings are partially covered. The consumer is responsible for the remaining balance. Most dental offices will give you an assessment on your first visit
Once you have lost a tooth, it can be scary and confusing as to what the best options are for replacing them. Luckily, the field of dentistry is very advanced at this point. Dental implants are one of the leading options for the replacement of teeth and the technology to make them incorporated with the rest of your teeth is completely seamless
As you grow older, your teeth may change in the ways that you don't like. One way to help with these changes is getting a dental implant. How do you know if you need a dental implant?