If you have a wobbly tooth or your dentist has told you that you need to undergo a tooth extraction then you may find yourself feeling distressed and upset, concerned about how you are going to look with the missing tooth and whether it’s going to affect the way you eat or speak. You are right to be worried because tooth loss as an adult can be quite upsetting, but you will also be pleased to know that, thanks to significant advances in dental technology, there are many different ways of replacing your missing teeth and you do not have to walk around with a gap in your mouth. Instead you can replace the tooth very soon after you undergo a tooth extraction or the tooth falls out of its own accord.
In doing so you can restore the appearance of your smile and the function of your mouth.
You need to speak to us at Kooringal Dental and find out about dental implants Wagga. Although nothing can be as good as the real thing, dental implants Wagga are the next best thing to your natural teeth. Dental implants Wagga have become so popular over the last few decades that they are the gold standard in tooth replacement. They are the preferred option amongst dentists and patients alike. Oral implants can be used by patients of all ages. They are ideal for younger patients who have lost a tooth or undergone tooth extraction, as dental implants are designed to last for the whole of your life. You need to maintain excellent dental hygiene and you will need to visit the dentist on a regular basis, but your implant should last for many, many years. The crown that is used to replace the tooth may need to be changed after every few years, however the implant should remain firmly and securely in place. Dental implants are also suitable for older patients who may have had dentures previously to replace their missing teeth, but are looking for a more permanent and convenient option. In this way dental implants can replace your dentures and provide a permanent solution for your missing teeth that is fixed into place, so it does not move or slip like traditional dentures often can.
You need to speak to us at Kooringal Dental and find out how dental implants can benefit you. We will need to carry out an examination of your teeth and gums to make sure that implants are suitable for you. You may need bone grafting or gum grafting if you have suffered from dental health issues. However, once the issues are resolved either with a bone graft or a gum graft or by maintaining excellent dental hygiene, you can replace your missing teeth with a dental implant or multiple dental implants depending on your individual dental requirements. With eight dental implants you can replace all of your teeth if necessary. The process itself can take approximately six months so it is important not to delay. Speak to us at Kooringal Dental today and replace your missing teeth sooner rather than later to avoid further complications and further tooth loss in the future.
All treatment carries risks. Individual consultation is required with one of our practitioners to ensure that the treatment is right for you.