Category Archives: Implants

Affordable Dental Implants? Take A Holiday!

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Dental holiday!

Many people with missing teeth would prefer to get implant treatment to restore their teeth than get a denture. The cost of  implant treatment starts at around $5000 and can go much higher depending on how many implants are needed.  Because of this very high price most people simply can’t afford implant treatment and have to get a cheaper and much less desirable option like a denture. The option of going abroad to get affordable dental implants may make sense in this situation. Continue reading

Missing Tooth Replacement Options: Implant, Bridge or Denture?

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“Pose” by Ian T. McFarland. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pose_(2010-10-13_by_Ian_T._McFarland).jpg

So you have lost a tooth, a few teeth, or maybe all of them and want to know how you can replace them? You may have lost the tooth quite some time ago and you finally want to do something about it or perhaps you know you will be losing a tooth soon after seeing your dentist or maybe you are in a lot of pain and you just want the tooth out. Whatever the reason for losing a tooth, you now want to know what your options are for replacing it. Continue reading

Dental Implants: An Introduction

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“Single crown implant” by Coronation Dental Specialty Group. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Single_crown_implant.jpg

If you are wondering what dental implants are, they are basically a screw made of titanium that is inserted into the bone in your jaw and then a fake tooth is attached to it. An implant is a great option to replace a missing tooth. It functions very well and looks practically identical to a real tooth. Continue reading