5 Reasons To Get Dental Implants

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Dentals implants are one of the revolutions of the dental world and they are truly are a huge improvement of other forms of replacement teeth. Read on to find out some reasons to invest in this revolutionary form of dentistry.


Because dental implants are fixed to the bone underneath the gums, they provide an extremely secure connection and no other form of replacement teeth can match this, there truly is night and day between these. Because of this you do not even need to be conscious of the implant at all and you won’t have to worry about speaking or eating food that may be a little difficult to chew.

Long Lasting

Another key reason to have dental implants is that they can last for a very long time. It is difficult to say exactly how long, but they are designed to last for decades at least. It is important to note that dental implants will naturally require care and this can only help to prolong their useful life.

The perfect fit

Compared to options like dentures, dental implants are far superior because they are fixed to the bone and act as if they were a normal tooth. This is certainly not the case for dentures which can become loose over time due to the changing shape of the mouth due to lost teeth.

Preserve bone integrity

When you lose teeth the bone underneath begins to deteriorate and this is because the bone does not receive any stimulation. Having dental implants can solve this problem by providing this necessary stimulation and preventing the bone from deteriorating. Ultimately this will help you to preserve the underlying bone, which actually helps you to eat and keep the structure of your face.

Keep your teeth in the right place

We already mentioned that dental implants help you to stop the bone from deteriorating, but another benefit of this is that they keep your teeth in the right place because the teeth will not shift into the surrounding empty space, because the space has been filled by the dental implant. There would really be nothing worse than missing teeth and crooked and out of place surrounding teeth!

About the dentist

St Peters Lodge Dental Practice is a private dental care and wellbeing clinic, that offers dental  and botox treatment in St Albans.


7 Manor Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 3ST
Call 01727 238470

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