Single Tooth

We will perform an initial examination and takes one or more x-rays of the area to prepare for the procedure. Treatment plans with the periodontist and restorative dentist will be developed. Models of your teeth will be made.

 C
 A. A single prosthesis (crown) is used to replace one missing tooth – each prosthetic tooth attaches to its own implant.
 D
 B. The implant procedure is performed and the implant is allowed to heal for a few months to integrate with the jawbone before the next step is taken.
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 C. After healing the final step is another mold of your teeth, followed by the placement of the permanent ceramic tooth.
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 D. You should expect the new tooth to fit and function just like a natural tooth. Follow-up for your implant and regular maintenance should be performed every six months to keep the tooth and gum around it clean and healthy.