If you have missing teeth, wear dentures or are about to lose your teeth. Have you thought about dental implants? Dental implants in Essex could provide an excellent alternative, as well as a highly effective treatment.

What Are Dental Implants

What Are Dental Implants

Losing your teeth can make you feel extremely self-conscious and negatively effect you. With dental implants in Essex, not only will your teeth look as good as new again. But the effect it will have on your own self-confidence and self-esteem can be incredibly positive. A dental implant is a fake ‘root’ that is typically made of metal.

It is placed into the jawbone, to support a replacement tooth or teeth. A crown for a single tooth or a bridge for many teeth and implants. Several missing teeth can be replaced with dental implants. Providing a highly predictable restoration, which will not only preserve the teeth but will also make the jawbone stronger. Dental implants in Essex, will look and feel completely natural. In fact they become difficult to tell apart from natural teeth.

Dental implant aftercare

Scientific tests have shown that dental implants have a survival rate of up to 98%. However, an individual’s success rate is influenced by their life and their hygiene routine.

At Simply Teeth in Essex, we will tell you about post-treatment check-ups. This is to avoid infections and to ensure the success of your dental implants in Essex. You will need to visit our dental practice regularly, every three to six months.

At these visits, your implants, teeth and gums will be checked and professionally cleaned, especially in areas which you can’t reach with your own home cleaning.

Properr cleaning of dental implants is more difficult than cleaning normal teeth, which means that it may take longer. We advise you brush your teeth carefully after every meal and before bed. be sure to use an ultra-soft toothbrush that you replace regularly.

We advise our dental implant customers to use antibacterial toothpaste that can help kill bacteria for longer periods. Research shows that this special toothpaste has a positive effect on dental implant success rates.