Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Implants are the best long-term option

Implants have become the highest standard of care to replace a missing tooth. Although, if you still have a tooth with a poor prognosis, it is also advantageous to consider removing it and placing an implant. The long-term success of implants have reached the point where it is a more reliable and safe procedure than trying to nurse a failing tooth. Especially if the tooth in question deteriorates, it may reduce the available bone for the future implant. At this point, you endanger the future implant procedure by not having enough bone, and may need a bone graft. This second procedure adds delay and finances to your treatment plan when it would have been prudent to consider removing the offending tooth to begin with.

1 comment:

  1. Really I agree with you, Dental implants the best option for replacing the missing teeth. Your article is very informative and useful for us to know more about the dental implants. If anyone looking for the best Dentistry for Kids, Visit