What Are Dental Implants?
Tooth loss is a serious issue. When you lose teeth, all aspects of your life are affected. Tooth loss impacts your abilities to eat and speak. Your digestion and oral health suffer. Healthy teeth on either side of the empty space begin to shift out of natural alignment, throwing off your bite. Your smile and your facial appearance are affected, leading to self-consciousness. Replacing your missing teeth is essential for restoring your quality of life. Here at Westlake Oral and Plastic Surgery at Simi Valley, we can help with dental implants.
Components of Dental Implants
Dental implants are a modern alternative to bridges and dentures, and they have quickly become the most popular treatment available. Dental implants consist of three components:
Types of Dental Implants
Dental implants are a very versatile treatment that can be used in a variety of different situations. There are several different types of implants, including:
Benefits of Dental Implants
Dental implants restore the functions of your missing teeth and give you back your beautiful smile. There are also several other benefits associated with this treatment as well:
Are There Any Drawbacks to Dental Implants?
While dental implants provide numerous benefits, there are a few disadvantages as well:
If you are interested in learning more about dental implants, and finding out if they are the right solution for you, call Westlake Oral and Plastic Surgery at Simi Valley at (805) 328-2180 to schedule your consultation today.
Dental implants and All-on-4® Treatment Concept has literally transformed millions of lives. Why not see what they can do for you or someone you love? Want to know more?
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