An alternative to bridges, partials or complete dentures may be dental implants. Implants are used to replace missing roots and support artificial teeth. They are comfortable and look like natural teeth.
A dental implant is inserted into the jawbone.
An abutment is attached to the implant. The abutment connects the artificial tooth to the implant.
An artificial tooth is attached to the abutment. Properly fitting the artificial tooth may take several appointments.
A fixed bridge is anchored to dental implants to replace one or more teeth.
A fixed bridge is anchored to dental implants to replace all teeth.
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