Top
10
Doctor insights on: Dental Implants Pros And Cons

Share
1

1
What are the pros and cons of dental implants rather than dentures please?

What are the pros and cons of dental implants rather than dentures please?

The differences: Dental implants act and function like your own teeth, preserve your natural bone and allow you to eat anything you want. Dentures will continue to damage and erode bone, your ability to eat things become limited due to dislodge meant of the denture when you bite into something hard or crunchy as well as an altered sense of taste. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
5 doctors shared insights

Implant (Definition)

An implant is a medical device manufactured to replace a missing biological structure, support a damaged biological structure, or enhance an existing biological structure. Medical implants are man-made devices, in contrast to a transplant, which is ...Read more


2

2
Nobelbiocare vs straumann dental implants. Which is more expensive and best to use. Cons & pros. Is straumann implant medical grade superior.?

Nobelbiocare vs straumann dental implants. Which is more expensive and best to use. Cons & pros. Is straumann implant medical grade superior.?

Dental Implants: Both are excellent companies with excellent products that have stood the test of time. The training ; experience of the dentist who places the implant fixtures, the dentist who restores them, ; case selection is more important than which dental implant system is used. Trust your dentist ; rely on his\her expertise in this matter. If you needed a heart valve, would you search for brand or best dr? ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
3

3
Zirconium dental implants. How common is it used now. Is there any advantages or benefits over titanium implants. Cons & pros please. Thanks.

Zirconium dental implants. How common is it used now. Is there any advantages or benefits over titanium implants.  Cons & pros please. Thanks.

Dental implants: A majority of the dental implants placed are titanium. They are highly successful with many years use ; many studies, much lower in cost ; have many restorative options. Zirconia implants are newer, fewer studies on success, lesser restorative options. However they can be more aesthetic in certain anterior(front) situations. Let your dentist/oral surgeon chose what they feel will be best for you. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
5

5
Which is the best dental implant manufacturer. Nobel or MIS. MIS dental implant review please . Cons& pros. which one is more widely used. ?

Which is the best dental implant manufacturer. Nobel or MIS.   MIS dental implant review please . Cons& pros. which one is more widely used. ?

Best Dental Implant: If this is a general information question, there are some big names such as Nobel Biocare & Straumann and 3i. However, if the question is what dental implant is best your you, then what is important is to find the best surgeon & restorative dentist in your area and have them determine what is best in their hands & for your particular situation. Who treats you is more important than brand used. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
6

6
What is the pros and corn of dental implant?

What is the pros and corn of dental implant?

Appearance/cost: Dental implants give an excellent result in appearance. They can look very similar to your original tooth. Also they do not require any special care like a bridge or false teeth may require. The drawback has to do with cost which is quite high and the time it takes to do an effective implant. If you get an implant make sure that you see a dentist that does implants regularly. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
7

7
Do dental implants work?

Do dental implants work?

YES ! : Dental implants have been around for over 50 years. Today -the success rate of dental implants is 95-98%. Dental implants do work. We can replace one missing tooth or the whole mouth, so you can have permanent teeth and enjoy food and have quality of life you deserve. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
8

8
What is the cost of dental implants?

What is the cost of dental implants?

Wide range: You can see by the previous answers that a wide range of costs exists. Lowest cost not the best idea. Quality counts. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
9

9
What are dental implants made from?

Ti, Zir, or Ta: While titanium (commercially pure ti, or medical grade to) is still primary material for dental implants, the use of zirconia implants are getting more attention specially in europe ; asia , specially japan. But due to restorative issues, not settled in usa yet. The tantalum implants while are already in orthopedic field for several years, they don't have a proved track record yet, but promising. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
10

10
Can anyone have dental implants?

Can anyone have dental implants?

Generally Yes: If a particular individual is relatively healthy and has enough bone hieght and width in the particular area, dental implants are the best treatment choice in replacing missing or lost teeth. Sometimes it can even be done immediately when a hopeless tooth is remove the same day! ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers