Dental Implant FAQ - Chestnut Hill, MA

Are You Considering Dental Implants?

Dental Implants Will Make You Smile Again

If you’ve been living with decayed or missing teeth, it may be some time since you’ve wanted to smile. It’s not just embarrassment about showing off your teeth in their current state, it’s the dissatisfaction you’ve been feeling from not being able to enjoy life to its fullest. To have a conversation comfortably. To eat your favorite foods without pain. While there are several ways to fix your smile, the best option is dental implants—for one tooth or all of them. No other solution lasts as long, looks as natural or feels as comfortable. Dental implants transform your life, giving you a wonderful, confident, fully functional smile. To give you some background and help you understand more of the advantages of receiving dental implants in Chestnut Hill, MA, we’ve compiled this list of common questions. Please review it and contact us if you have any further questions. We’ll be happy to schedule a free in-person consultation for you!

Frequently Asked Questions

Dental implants have three components: a screw-like titanium post that’s inserted into the jaw (“placement”) and functions as a tooth root; a durable, natural-looking crown that fills gaps in the smile and reliably performs all the same functions as natural teeth (“restoration”); and an abutment, which connects the other two parts. The titanium post permanently integrates with the jawbone after a few months allowing for a lifetime of restored function.

Using our exceptional skills, advanced technology, and anesthesia, we can keep you relaxed and pain-free throughout the procedure.

Yes! If your jawbone is weak or is deteriorating, we can rebuild it through a procedure called bone grafting so that it’s strong enough to support dental implants.

Considering that they can give you the complete confidence to smile, speak, and eat without worry again, it’s difficult to put a price on the real value implants provide. However, our Dental Implant Cost page explains some of the factors that go into determining your financial commitment. The best way to learn your cost is through a free consultation here at our Chestnut Hill, MA office, where we can assess your oral health and also tell you about our financing options. Schedule yours today!

No. Dental implants not only look, feel, and function like natural teeth, they need the same kind of maintenance. Brush and floss daily as instructed by your dentist and have regular checkups and cleanings here in our office and you may be able to enjoy all the benefits of implants for a lifetime!

Want to know more? Take the next step toward your ideal smile with a free consultation!

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