Dental implant is a choice of treatment when a person is suffering from missing tooth or broken tooth issue. Missing tooth is a problem in out childhood. However, once tooth fallen, new tooth comes up in that place automatically for the kids. For adults, the same thing does not happen. When you get your permanent teeth in adulthood, there is no chance to get new teeth if there is missing teeth issue. However, you can get an artificial tooth in place of missing tooth. This artificial tooth has been installed through dental implant process at West Humber Dentistry. So, what are dental implants? The answer of this question shall be discussed below.
In place of your missing tooth, an artificial tooth is implanted through a surgery which is formally called as dental implant. This artificial tooth comes with a few major components that are required to be highlighted.
Dental implant process is done through oral surgery, and thus it has to be done by an expert as well as certified cosmetic dentist. What does the implant process involve? A small hole is created on jawbone and there the titanium root of artificial teeth is implanted. When base in connected and healed, the second surgery is conducted to place the crown.
Different between implant materials can be found. Generally, the crown is designed with ceramic and root is designed with Titanium. However, at West Humber Dentistry, one can get other options for materials too, and they are FDA approved.