Dental implants are the best option for tooth replacement if you are a good candidate. A dental implant will function just like a normal tooth. If you are looking for the best option for tooth replacement when you lose a tooth, Dr. Elloway if you are a good candidate for a dental implant.
Some of the things your dentist will look at when they are trying to determine whether or not you are a good candidate for dental implants are:
Yes, there are different types of implants. There are numerous companies that manufacture the pieces needed for a dental implants which means that there are a number of different sizes and shapes. Your dentist can help you understand your options and let you know what they think the best option is for your mouth.
To properly place a dental implant, your dentist will need a 3D image called a cone beam image. This is a very detailed 3D image that can show the dentist the best location to place the implant into a patient’s mouth. Here at Timothy Elloway DDS, Inc, we take extreme precautions to make sure the dental implants we provide to our patients are going to be as strong and healthy as possible. This includes cone beam imaging and a lot of additional training and experience that Dr. Elloway has.
If you want to find out if you are a good candidate for dental implants, give our office a call today. We are happy to provide you with a consult and let you know what your options are.