Missing teeth can affect your oral health as well as your confidence. But, missing teeth are not irreplaceable.
At Stonewall Dental Associates in Manassas, Virginia, you can get an easy and beautiful fix for missing teeth in the form of dental implants with the expertise of our Periodontist, Dr. Mai Zamakhchari.
Dental implants are an innovative and straightforward restorative procedure that can revive your smile. Keep reading to learn more about the ins and outs of dental implants.
If you have missing or very damaged natural teeth, dental implants are the next best thing. Dental implants are used for replacing any number of missing teeth from one to an entire arch of upper or lower teeth. They can support dentures, crowns, and bridges.
Dental implants are metal screw-like rods that are surgically embedded in your jawbone to replace the tooth root. Once the dental implant fuses with your jawbone, Dr. Zamakhchari will add the other components of the prosthetic tooth - the abutment and the crown, to complete the restoration.
Because they are durable and completely fuse with your hard tissues, dental implants offer the same strength and stability as real natural teeth. On top of this, dental implants can be customized according to the structure and appearance of your natural teeth. This will make your smile look and feel natural.
As you know, missing teeth can have a long-lasting effect on your oral health. And not treating them in time may cause:
Dental implants help you restore the full functionality of your mouth. They’re designed to look and function just like natural teeth and also help preserve your bone structure that is otherwise affected by tooth loss.
Since dental implants are sturdy and firm, they can resolve your bite or speaking issues. With proper care, dental implants can last for a long time and improve your overall health.
Get a dental implant to restore your confidence and smile at Stonewall Dental Associates. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Mai Zamakhchari, call (703) 368-1000, book online, or visit us at 8719 Stonewall Rd, Manassas, VA 20110.