Should I get a dental implant?
If you are someone who is missing a tooth, or may need a tooth removed in the future, dental implants are something you may want to consider. Dental implants are titanium roots that are placed into your jawbone. An intermediate piece called an abutment is then used to anchor a tooth or crown to the titanium root. Two of the biggest questions I am often asked are: how long does it take, and will it hurt? The length of time it takes for a dental implant relies on several factors. These factors include whether the implant can be placed right away and whether a bone graft will be needed before ...