Dental Implants Considerations - Who Is a Candidate?
Are you missing your teeth? Gwinnett Dental Implant & Periodontal Center, can help you to replace them using various dental solutions. Dental implant placement is one of these solutions, which provides you with a prosthetic, but attractive, natural looking set of new teeth. However, while dental implants can be ideal for anyone who has lost their teeth, there are certain conditions required to become an ideal candidate for the treatment.
Who is an Ideal Dental Implant Candidate?
To get dental implants, you must have lost at least one tooth, or have one or more teeth badly damaged beyond repair – thus requiring extraction. Implants can also be used for replacing healthy, but problematic teeth – for example, impacted teeth or overgrown teeth.
However, before giving you the implants, we evaluate your oral and general health status. This helps to ensure that the Dental Implant placement will proceed on perfectly without complications and to ensure a high chance of success (no implant failure). Following the evaluation, we will only recommend dental implants if you:
Aside from these qualifications, there are also other factors that we consider before determining if the treatment is right. For example, you might not be an ideal dental implant candidate if you are:
What Happens When You are not an Ideal Candidate?
Not being an ideal candidate for dental implants can be disheartening, but there are other solutions that are available. These include:
Are you looking for a solution to your missing or damaged teeth? The Dental Implant solutions from Gwinnett Dental Implant & Periodontal Center might be just what you are looking for. Call us today at (470) 222-8983 to schedule an appointment and find out if you are an ideal candidate for the procedure.