Implants are indicated whenever at least one tooth is missing. If the missing space is not filled, the teeth surrounding the space often drift, and the opposing teeth in the other arch will erupt further into the oral cavity (hyper eruption) which can change your bite, bone erosion can occur in the area, and even changes in speech might occur.
Implants are designed to replace the root of a missing tooth and can be used to support crowns, bridges, or dentures.
Implant supported dentures have gained popularity in recent years. New materials and techniques have made the retention of the implant supported dentures to a greater extent than conventional dentures.
The root-form implant is the most common type and basically consists of three main components:
Please book an appointment with our dentist Dr. Mandeep Kanwar to see if Dental Implants are the right option for you. dentalFX provides dental implant services to our patients in West Edmonton.