Learn About Smile Restoration and Smile Makeovers in Wesley Chapel FL
If you have missing teeth, or even a cracked tooth, Dr. Daniel Hwang at the Dental Implant Center of Florida can help you restore your smile. If you are in need of dental implants in Wesley Chapel, FL, it is important to understand all of your options.
Dental implants can be used to replace one tooth or many! There are two types of implants, an depending on your unique situation, one may be better for you than the other. Dental implants are very successful and can benefit you greatly.
Missing teeth can cause a lot of issues. The remaining teeth, for example, may shift as a result of he spaces. This can cause a painful bite, speech impediments, and difficulty talking and chewing. It is important to ask Dr. Hwang about dental implants if you are missing a tooth (or teeth!).
What are the different types of implants?
There are two types of dental implants that are used: Endosteal implants and Subperiosteal implants. For Endosteal implants, the metal screw is placed into the jaw bone. This is the most common type of dental implant used.
For Subperiosteal implants, the implant bas is place under the gum line, however, it is usually placed on or above the jaw bone as opposed to inside.
Both types of implants come in different sizes and heights to fit each patient’s unique mouth structure. Usually, regardless of which type of implant your receive, more than one visit to Dr. Hwang is required. One completed and healed, however, your teeth will be as good as they were before!
If you are interested in learning more about how you can restore your smile with dental implants in Wesley Chapel FL, call (813) 528-8900 to contact Dr. Daniel Hwang at the Dental Implant Center of Florida!