Today, there’s no option for tooth replacement that’s more durable, more beneficial to your oral health, and more seamlessly beautiful than dental implants. If you’re ready to turn the clock back on your incomplete smile, we welcome you here at Young Family & Cosmetic Dentistry. Better yet, Dr. Dan Young has received advancing training in both the surgical placement and restoration of implants from a leading education facility, which allows him to perform the entire procedure right here in one, convenient office location for maximum convenience and comfort. Whether you’re from the immediate Joplin, MO area or in Arkansas or Kansas, don’t hesitate in contacting our team today to schedule a consultation – you deserve a better dental care experience.
Your natural tooth has two very important components to it – the crown (the part that makes up your smile) and the root that’s hidden beneath the gum tissue. While most tooth replacement solutions only concern themselves with the crown, this can have gradual consequences for a patient’s oral health and aesthetic appearance over time. Without a functioning tooth root in place, the jawbone begins to deteriorate! Dental implants solve this problem by replacing the entire natural structure of a tooth, which creates exceptionally lifelike and long-lasting results for patients in need while also preserving their health in the process.
The major steps are as follows: