A dental implant in Sartell, MN replaces your missing tooth from the root up. Because it is so similar to a natural tooth and offers superior function, it is a process. But most patients feel it’s worth it and a true investment in the future of their oral health.
After you’ve been approved for implant dentistry—meaning it is a viable option for you—the process starts with implant surgery.
On this day, your dentist surgically implants your new tooth root, relying on image-guided technology for precision and predictability.
The new tooth root is made of biocompatible titanium that integrates with your natural jawbone over several months. This process creates a durable base for your replacement tooth, also called a dental crown. Your customized crown is interchangeable in appearance compared with your natural teeth.
After crown placement, you are free to expand your dietary choices and enjoy your brand-new smile.
If you have several missing teeth or total tooth loss, talk to your dentist about implant-supported dentures or bridges.
Are You Ready to Complete Your Smile with Dental Implants?
We are always happy to answer your questions and set up your initial consultation with our implant dentist in Sartell. So give us a call today to get started.