Do you want to replace a missing tooth without affecting other tooth? Do you want to restore a confident and natural-looking smile? Do you want to restore chewing, speech and digestion? Do you want to avoid joint and biting problems associated with drifting teeth? If you’ve answered “yes” to any of the above question, than dental implants from your East Northport implant dentist, Dr. Roger Curtiss is the right choice for you! Dental implants are a great way to replace missing teeth without modifying or destroying the adjacent teeth, something that is common in other tooth restoration and replacement options. Though many patients opt for dental bridges or crowns to replace missing teeth because it is initially a more affordable procedure, a dental implant lasts longer and provides excellent stability to your artificial tooth.
Dental implants are actually titanium anchors that are meant to mimic your natural tooth roots. The implant is surgically placed under your gums in your bone and as you heal from this procedure, the dental implants becomes integrated with your jaw bone, creating a stable and solid foundation for an artificial tooth. Dental implants from East Northport dentist, Dr. Curtiss provide patients with the same functionality and usability of their natural teeth. And because implants are made of titanium they have a greater chewing force than other tooth replacements and are more resistant to gum disease.
Do you want to learn more about the multi-specialty procedures involved in receiving dental implants? Schedule a consultation with Dr. Roger Curtiss, your trusted general dentist near East Northport. During this appointment, Dr. Curtiss will explain all the steps involved in receiving dental implants, discuss how this tooth restoration can benefit you, and determine if you’re a good candidate for dental implants.