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What are some of the indications someone would need dental implants?

·         Increasing the patients comfort in chewing

·         Increasing the patients confidence in speaking and smiling

·         Increasing the support, stability, and patient satisfaction for a full lower denture

·         Increasing the patients overall psychological health

·         Esthetics

What is the success rate for dental implants?

90% success rate

How long can dental implants last?

Dental implants can last a lifetime.

How long can an implant procedure take to complete?

It can take up to 9 months.

What makes a patient an ideal candidate for dental implants?

·         Good health

·         Jawbone that is healthy and strong

·         Have ample healing ability

·         Committed to oral hygiene

·         Regular dental visits

What evaluations must a patient undergo for dental implants?

·         Psychological Evaluation: attitude, ability to cooperate

·         Dental Evaluation: condition of teeth, soft tissues, attached and unattached tissue, height/ width of edentulous alveolar bone ridge

·         Medical Evaluation: existing medical conditions that could worsen as result of the surgery

·         Radiographs: evaluate height, width, quality of bone

·         Preliminary Impressions: a surgical stent is made

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