Dental Implants

Just like the real thing, only better.

What is a dental implant?

A dental implant is a replacement tooth that is permanently anchored into the jawbone.

This is an option when a tooth has been knocked out in an accident, or because it was removed due to advanced tooth decay.

Dental impants, before. Del Mar Family Dentistry

Before dental implant.

Dental impants, after. Del Mar Family Dentistry

After dental implant.

Are dental implants right for you?

Benefits:

  • Permanent.
  • Looks natural.
  • Work and feel like real teeth.
  • Implants don’t rely on other teeth to keep them in place.

Possible drawbacks:

  • The entire process takes many steps.
  • It takes a few months to heal.
  • Cost is relatively expensive.

How long do dental implants take?

In general, the dental implant procedure itself on takes anywhere from 2 -4 hours.

It usually takes about 3-6 months for the bone to fuse with the implant.

How much do dental implants cost?

Dental implants, dependent on the tooth and scope of work, can range from about $2000 to $8000.

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Dental implants: Before & After

Before dental implant. Del Mar Family Dentistry

Patient before dental implants.

Before dental implant. Del Mar Family Dentistry

Smile: Before dental implants.

After dental implant. Del Mar Family Dentistry

Smile: After dental implants.

After dental implant. Del Mar Family Dentistry

Patient after dental implants.

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