Month: August 2019

Can Dental Implants Be Replaced

Understanding The Lifespan Of Dental Implants

If you’re considering tooth replacement options like an implant-supported crown, bridge or dentures at Central Periodontics, you may be wondering how long you can expect these implant systems to last in the long term. What are the success rates of dental implants at 10 years, even 20 years? Will my artificial teeth ever fail? What happens if the implant site becomes infected?

In this article, we’ll answer everything that you need to know. Read on, and see why an artificial tooth and a dental implant is the best way to restore natural teeth – and your confidence in your smile. Get all the details about whether dental implants can be replaced from Central Periodontics below!

Are Dental Implants Necessary?

Why Are They Better Than Bridges And Dentures?

Whether you are missing a single tooth or several teeth, you may be considering removable dentures like partial or full dentures, or a dental bridge, as well as dental implants. Replacing teeth with a prosthetic like a bridge, implant, or denture is important, as tooth replacement will help preserve your smile, and restore the natural function of your teeth. 

But you may be wondering if dental implants are really necessary. They are expensive, especially compared to removable dentures or a dental bridge. Do you really need one? Are they necessary, and are they really a better option compared to an alternative dental treatment? In this article from Central Periodontics, we’ll answer all of those questions – and much more.