If you have missing teeth that need to be replaced, you may be thinking about getting dental implants. At our dental practice, Michael Barmé DDS, our expert implant and restorative dentist is Dr. Michael Barmé. Many patients come to see our dentist to get Norwalk CA implants because dental implants look, feel, and function just like regular teeth.
When a patient comes to our practice to get dental implants, they may be getting dental implants to replace a single tooth, or they may be getting dental implants to anchor dentures which may shift when they talk or chew. Dental implants are a great way to replace missing teeth, and will help the jawbone to remain healthy. This is because the dental implant titanium root will keep the jawbone from atrophying where there is a missing tooth. This will allow the jawbone to remain healthy and keep your facial appearance more youthful. When our dentist determines that you are a good candidate for getting dental implants, he will then proceed to surgically implant a dental implant root for each tooth that is going to be replaced. There will then be a waiting period of several months during which time your jawbone will fully heal and the dental implant root will completely fuse to the jawbone. Once this is completed, our dentist will permanently attach a porcelain crown to the top of each dental implant. At this point your dental implant restoration is completed and you will be able to once again eat, smile, and speak with total confidence. Your Norwalk CA implants should last you a lifetime as long issue make sure to regularly brush and floss your teeth at home, and come to our dental practice for periodic dental cleanings.
If you would like to meet with our dentist regarding getting Norwalk CA implants, contact us today.