A dental implant is an artificial root that is surgically placed within the bone of the jaw to replace a missing tooth (or even to hold an attached denture or bridge). An implant can be a magnificent replacement for an individual who has lost a tooth due to periodontal disease, injury or extraction, come our branch for implant dentist Ottawa.
There are two forms of implant therapy-
Endosteal: This is the most common type of implant available – the method is placing a screw within the bone of the jaw.
Subperiosteal: This type of implant is placed adjacent to the bone, with the metal framework protruding through the gingiva (gums) to hold the prosthesis. This type of dental implant is best for patients who cannot wear conventional dentures and/or who have minimal bone height within the jaw.
Who can have an implant?
Dental implants Ottawa are appropriate for nearly any individual who has lost at least one teeth and might want to reestablish their appearance or biting capacity; notwithstanding, as it is vital that the patient’s bone tissue is completely created, they are not utilized as a part of youngsters more youthful than 18 years old.
To be considered for implants, your mouth must be in a solid condition, with no untreated tooth rot or dynamic periodontal (gum) malady. On the off chance that inserts are fitted within the sight of dynamic periodontitis, there is a risk that a contamination will create around the embed, which will prompt to its disappointment and misfortune. On the off chance that you meet every one of the criteria for inserts over, your periodontist will be cheerful to talk about the different treatment alternatives that are accessible, which will rely on upon many elements individual to you, for example, your general wellbeing, the number and position of missing teeth, and the amount and nature of your bone tissue.
How long will my implant last?
Dental implants have been utilized effectively for a long time and we realize that, with cautious upkeep, they will work for a long time. In studies, 95% of inserts keep going for no less than 5 years, yet most are probably going to have an any longer life.
What to expect after dental implant therapy-
- If you were sedated during surgery, you may feel light headed and drowsy your dentist will recommend you have a family member or friend drive you home.
- It is recommended to begin taking your prescribed pain killers PRIOR to the sedation wears off to ensure your comfort and relief of any residual pain from the surgery.
- Light bleeding adjacent to the implant is to be expected you can use gauze (sterilized by your dentist) to stop the bleeding.
At Florence Dentistry – Downtown Ottawa Dentist, we provide a wide range of dental services for Ottawa patients needing various treatments from general to more detailed procedures. Our staff includes several Ottawa native dental specialists who have years of experience dealing with particular and special-case dental treatments.