When you are dealing with a dental situation, it is important for you to take the time to look at all of your options. You want to fully understand what options are currently available for your particular situation and then look at the pros and cons of each option. This will help you to feel confident in the decision you make. One option that many have been turning to are denture implants.
If you have a missing tooth, your teeth are going to start shifting into the empty space. This is going to cause a lot of movement in your mouth. This can make your teeth go from looking straight to being crooked. It can also adjust your bite, causing you a variety of problems. So, having a dental implant can solve this problem. Once the dental implant is in place, it can provide support for a bridge or denture.
A dental implant may be an appropriate option when you are looking to conserve your jawbone. Many individuals look at the pros and cons of getting a bridge when they have a missing tooth. While these definitely have their benefits, a bridge will not conserve your jawbone. When a dental implant is installed, it provides adequate stimulation to the bone in order to keep it strong.
If you wear dentures, implant-supported dentures may be appropriate for you. While traditional dentures definitely have their benefits, they can cause many problems. Some individuals who wear dentures complain about having sores in their mouth or sunken lips. The dentures may not be fit appropriately in their mouth, which can lead to pain and an uncomfortable feeling. If you are experiencing some of these problems, denture implants may be right for you. There are quite a few different procedures that are available.
Having a dental implant installed in place of the missing tooth is one of the most effective ways to preserve your appearance. So many things can happen when you have a missing tooth. One of these things is having your face appear sunken in. Individuals in this situation usually look a lot older than they are. If you want to maintain a youthful appearance and a healthy smile, denture implants may be right for you.
During an appointment at Implant and Comprehensive Dentistry in Winter Haven or Champions Gate, we will talk to you more about the benefits of denture implants as well as dental implants. Contact us today to schedule an initial consultation.