Restore Your Smile

Missing teeth impacts more than just your appearance and your ability to enjoy your favorite foods. Over time, this problem can affect your dental alignment and the strength of your jaw. In the links below, you can learn more about our options for implant dentistry in Albuquerque, New Mexico. To see if you are an implant candidate, call High Desert Dental at 505-888-2606. We can schedule you for an examination and consultation with our dentist, Dr. Ozzie Rodas.

Dental implants have revolutionized the field of dentistry, offering a permanent and effective solution for replacing missing teeth. These prosthetic teeth are designed to not only restore your smile but also improve your oral health and overall quality of life.

The key components of dental implants are the implant post and the implant restoration. The implant post serves as the replacement for the natural tooth root. It is surgically placed into your jawbone, where it integrates over time, creating a strong and stable foundation for your new tooth. This process, called osseointegration, ensures that your implant is securely anchored and can withstand the forces of biting and chewing.

The implant restoration is the visible part of the implant, which replaces the crown of the missing tooth or teeth. Depending on your specific needs, the restoration can be a single crown, a dental bridge or a denture. This customization ensures that your implant seamlessly blends in with your natural teeth, both in terms of appearance and function.

One of the remarkable aspects of dental implants is their longevity. With proper care, they can last a lifetime, making them a cost-effective and durable option for tooth replacement. Maintenance is similar to caring for your natural teeth, involving regular brushing, flossing, and dental checkups.

Dental implants are a suitable option for most individuals who have lost a tooth or multiple teeth, provided their oral health is generally good. If you have underlying dental issues like gum disease or tooth decay, these will need to be addressed before implant placement to ensure the best outcome.

If you are considering dental implants, our dentist and team are here to answer any questions you may have and guide you through the process. We are dedicated to helping you regain a beautiful smile and the confidence that comes with it. Contact our office today to schedule a consultation and take the first step toward a healthier, happier you.

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