A dental implant is an artificial replacement of the root, which is used to support one or more false teeth. Usually, dental implants London replace missing teeth that have been removed due to trauma, illness, or any decay. It is usually more convenient than a crown or dental plate, and therefore implants become very popular. Implants can be implemented to replace either one missing tooth or more than one or the entire set. Primarily dental implants London may seem more expensive than other solutions, such as bridges, but in the long run, they are cheaper because they last longer and maintenance costs are much lower. Medically, implants outperform other tooth replacement solutions because they feel and look and function like your own teeth.
Dental implants London can help you to:
- They can replace 1 or more of your teeth without having to file down the adjacent teeth.
- They can support the bridge, so you do not need to wear a detachable partial denture.
- If you choose to have a denture, having several dental implants as support can make it more comfortable.
- They can stabilize the jaw, helping to maintain the integrity of the bone longer.
Dental implants London have many advantages over different methods of dental treatment. However, there are some risks and disadvantages that any patient should consider. Dental implantation may be more intrusive than other procedures, and bone preparation for the implant is risky. Avoid blood vessels, nerves and other healthy teeth and their roots, so in some ways positioning is limited but at the same time it is very important. The final restoration of the dental implants London depends on good positioning, so it must be very accurate, sometimes to a fraction of a millimeter. Since the invasive nature of the preparation of the site of implantation, hygiene is extremely important. Hygiene in dental surgery can be taken for granted but neglected oral health, smoking or poor diet on the part of the patient can lead to unsuccessful treatments and then to bone damage, which makes further treatment very difficult or even impossible.