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3D GUIDED DENTAL IMPLANTS
Do implants require special care?
Dental implants should be cared for in the same way as natural teeth,brushing and flossing twice a day
How often will I need to have my dental implants checked?
The implants should be checked when you have your regular dental check-ups meaning preferably every months.
How long does the whole dental implant process take? Will I be without teeth or unable to eat for a long time?
It depends on a number of factors, if there is enough bone of good quality the implant can be inserted and a temporary tooth onto the implant within a day. The final ceramic tooth will be fitted within a week. If the process for various reasons takes longer, it is possible to make a temporary tooth so you will not have a gap at any time
Are there same-day implants?
Yes, there is enough bone of good quality and no infection that is possible to do.
What might be some of the factors that would prevent me from being an implant candidate?
Active infections in the mouth including gum disease has to be treated before implants can be inserted. Diseases affecting the immunesystem reducing immunity is also a limiting factor as are some types of medication affecting the irmmune system. Finally smoking is a risk factor for long-term success of dental implants
Is dental implant surgery painful?
Dental implant surgery is usually done as 'keyhole surgery' using a local anaesthetic and is a painless procedure. There is mininlal pain and discomfort after which can be easily controlled with painkillers for a short period of time
When can I return to work after implant surgery?
There is usually no need to be absent from work following implant surgery.
I have diabetes. Can I still have implants?
Yes, but it is important that the blood sugar is well-controlled and that you maintain a good oral hygiene.
I have gum disease. Can I still have implants?
Yes, but gum disease has to be treated before placing implants.
I've had dentures for several years and have lost a lot of jawbone. My lower dentures are floaters and I need help. Can dental implants help me?
Most probably yes, however, a 3D scan of the jaw bones will enable simulation of the implant surgery so that we know before doing the surgery what is possible.
How much does the Implant procedure cost?
Dental implant costs vary over a wide range, depending on the individual case, number of implants placed,company of the Implants.Do not worry about the price of the procedure. Global Dent also provides interest free EMI options.