Dental Implants for Tukwila, WA
What are Dental Implants?
Dental implants have been called one of the biggest advances in dentistry …Click to go to the general services page… in the last 40 years. Why? Because implants are the next best thing to your own natural teeth.
A dental implant procedure involves placing a new artificial root in the bone and then capping it with a durable, natural-looking porcelain crown.
These implants can be used to:
Why Should You Choose Dental Implants in Tukwila, WA?
Once the new artificial tooth root has been placed, an all-porcelain crown is placed on top that is custom-fitted and custom-colored to look just like your original tooth. Your implants will look, feel and function just like one of your own teeth.
Because implants are permanent, you don’t need to worry about the slippage or chafing that can happen with dentures or bridges. You can speak, laugh and eat all the foods you enjoy with absolute confidence.
Dental implants are actually healthier for you. They prevent the bone loss that can happen from missing teeth. They are the one treatment that actually stimulates bone growth, resulting in a healthy, stable base for your teeth.
Why Choose Benca Dentistry for Dental Implants?
Our Tukwila dentist office …Click to go to the home page… has the team you need for a truly great dental implant experience. Our dentists have the experience and advanced training in oral surgery and cosmetic solutions …Click to go to the cosmetic dentistry page… that will give you the results you want – accurate, reliable, and beautiful.
Also, our dental support team are trained to focus on the comfort …Click to go to the difference page… and needs of our patients and will help you through your procedure each step of the way.
- Kari, Seattle Area Patient
FAQs about Dental Implants in Tukwila, WA
Are dental implants safe?
Yes, especially in the hands of an experienced implant dentist. The implant itself is typically made of titanium which is a biocompatible material that is readily accepted by the body. Your natural bone grows around the implant and locks it into place.
Can anyone get a dental implant?
As long as your gums and jaws are healthy, yes. An implant …Click to go to our blog and read more about dental implants… needs adequate healthy bone structure to be successfully placed. If you have experienced considerable bone loss then another option might be recommended.
How long does it take to get a dental implant?
The actual placement of the implant in the bone can take 1 to 2 hours. Sometimes the crown can be immediately placed on the implant, but often it is placed once the implant has healed, 3 to 6 months later.
How much do dental implants cost?
This really depends on the condition of your teeth and gums. A single implant can cost between $1000 to $3000. But it usually averages around $1700 per tooth.