Are you looking for a permanent treatment option for one or more missing teeth? We understand that having gaps in your smile can be frustrating, and you might be looking for a treatment option that can last for decades. That is where our professional dental implant services in Colorado Springs, Colorado, can help you. We are The Dental Loft and can even provide you with a full dental replacement. Learn more about dental implants below, and give us a call to schedule an appointment.
Dental implants could be right for you if you are missing one or more teeth. You may need to meet several criteria to qualify for dental implants. These include the following:
We would be happy to discuss your options with you, and we can examine you to see whether you are a candidate for dental implants.
If we decide you are a candidate for dental implants, there are several steps that must be followed. First, the dentist will make a cut in your gum tissue and drill the metal post into your jaw. This post is responsible for supporting the rest of the implant.
The jawbone will take some time to graft to the metal post. Once the process is complete, we will call you back to the office to make sure the post is firmly rooted in your jaw. At this time, the rest of the implant will be applied. This includes the abutment, which is responsible for joining the crown to the implant itself. Once the crown has been placed on top of the abutment, the surgeon will close the gum tissue.
You should consider getting dental implants to replace missing teeth for several reasons. These include the following:
If you want to determine if a dental implant is the right treatment option, count on our team to assist you.
We are The Dental Loft, and it would be our pleasure to talk with you about your treatment options for missing teeth.
Dr. Sarah Keen has already helped countless patients take full advantage of dental implants, and she would be happy to work with you as well. Give us a call to make an appointment at (719) 749-7997!