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Dental implants are becoming a popular option for Bishopbriggs patients; are you thinking of taking the plunge too?

Dental implants and Bishopbriggs patients – are you a suitable candidate?

There are all kinds of dental treatment and options today in this modern day and age but, not all are suitable for everybody.

For people who have one or more missing teeth, they can opt for a bridge, or full or partial dentures but not everyone like the idea of teeth being ‘loose’ in the mouth or wearing dentures. Dental implants for Bishopbriggs patients in such circumstances, may be a viable option.

What are dental implants?

A dental implant is where a ceramic tooth or teeth are fixed to a titanium post which has been drilled directly into the jaw bone. This is why advice regarding dental implants for Bishopbriggs patients revolves around health.

Apart from missing teeth – they may have been broken in an accident, for example – your health needs to be good, especially the health of the jaw bone into which the posts will be fixed.

Longevity

Dental implants for Bishopbriggs patients will last a lifetime, providing they are looked after well. Twice daily teeth cleaning routine will need to be followed, along with flossing and you may also find that you need to make a few lifestyle changes too. For example, richly spiced food and coloured drinks can stain the teeth.

There are only a small number of people who do not make for suitable candidates for dental implants but, in our experience, they are a great option for many Bishopbriggs patients. Call us to find out more.