Oral implants are the ideal solution if you are missing teeth. Whether you are missing one tooth
or all of your teeth, this treatment is becoming the standard for oral care, according to
AAID (American Academy of Implant Dentistry).
The association also comments on how dental implants not only look and feel just like your
natural teeth, but they also will provide the same level of functionality that natural teeth in
helping preserve the jaw structure by preventing atrophy from bone loss, also it improves
chewing ability and appearance.
Removable dentures and crown bridges address the cosmetic aspect but will not help to prevent
Quality matters when it comes to implants
Getting high-quality dental implants offers many advantages, recognized brand names guarantee
all prosthetics parts and has a worldwide presence.
The physicians must follow certain procedures to successfully work with a particular brand, most
top brands manufacturers guarantee the implant for life, ask your dentist. With the combination
of top brand names and our top physicians, the rate of successful cases is excellent.
Managing a top-quality brand for your dental implants it's easier to find a dental specialist
that knows how to properly work with the brand, this allows patients from Canada and the United
States to easily schedule follow-ups and checkups.
Managing a top-quality brand for your dental implants will offer a higher guarantee and it’s
easier to find a qualified specialist that knows how to properly work with the brand, allowing
patients to easily schedule follow-ups and checkups in any country.
Before choosing a brand of implant we recommend to consult with the specialist about the
guaranties the brand offers. Our
network doctors guarantee their work similar to the one
expressed by the brand name that they use for the procedure.
What's the dental implant process?
Depending on the type of implants and according to your specific situation the dental specialist
will recommend the right procedure for you. The most common practice for patients who need 4 or
more dental implants is in two visits.
- The first part of the dental procedure is where the
surgery is performed. The doctor will place the implants directly on the jawbone and a temporary
prosthesis will be placed the same day, so you will leave the dental clinic with a set of
temporary teeth. It’s normal to experience tenderness or swelling after the procedure, the
doctor can recommend some medication to help the process.
- The second part (visit) of the implant procedure is: after
the implant is integrated into the jawbone the dental specialist will remove the temporary set
of teeth and is replaced by the crowns or dentures.
What are mini implants?
The mainly differences are the size in length and are used on patients that don't have enough
bone to support a traditional denture. There is no difference in appearance.
Will my speech be affected by getting dental implants?
No, this procedure will not affect speaking or eating. It will provide more security to the
patient, not having to worry about the dentures slipping off at unexpected moments.
How to take care of implants after surgery?
Maintaining optimal oral health as well as possible. Brushing twice a day and flossing. After
the surgery, the doctor will explain each individual procedure on how to take proper care of the
What happens if the patient doesn't have enough jawbone?
In most cases, a graft may be needed to help strongly secure the implants.
What's a bone grafting?
This method consists of augmenting the jawbone using artificial or natural graft. This process
will help the bone structure to be stronger and denser to help achieve implant placement. This
procedure is done when the patient jawbone has a deficiency in some areas.
Will the dental implants look and fell natural?
In most cases yes. Because of osteointegration, that's when the implant fuses with the jawbone,
just keeping mind that this process takes time for your body to adjust to the change.
Is there an age limit to get dental implants?
No, the doctor will have to examine your medical history and actual health to evaluate if the
patient can experience complications for the procedure.
How long do dental implants last?
With good oral hygiene and regular dental checkups, dental implants can last a lifetime.
How long does the surgery take to heal?
From one to six months in most cases, it all depends on the patient's bone and good oral habits.
Most common risks of getting dental implants - Implant failure, that translates to money loses. However,
when the implant fails the manufacture and the clinics offer a guaranty of parts and dental
work, talk to the clinic and specialist about the guarantee offered by the brand used for the
- Implant not fusing with the bone, this situation may be
affected by uncontrolled diabetes, smoking, alcoholism, cancer or gum disease.
- Infection where the implant was placed; doctors will
prescribe antibiotics after the surgical procedure to help prevent infections and the specialist
will let you know after the procedure what to expect and how to notice any signs of infection.
*Our clinics don't charge the first appointment if the procedure is done. Consult with the
clinic for details.
Disclaimer: this information does not represent the medical advice from our clinics. All cases
are different and this treatment may not suit you. Chair time may vary depending on specific
patient procedure. Always refer to a medical professional with the certification and experience.
All of our physicians are fully qualified to perform these procedures. For more information and
diagnosis contact one of our top dental clinics.