All on 4 Dental Implants in North Beach Miami FL – Jose J. Alvarez, DMD & Associates
With aging, teeth loss is very common. Adults may even lose a complete set of teeth at a certain age. Some may lose teeth due to an accident. Fortunately, modern dentistry has provided some excellent solutions to effectively cover teeth loss. As compared to the traditional technology of using dentures, you can opt, what is called “All On 4 Dental Implants“ to restore complete upper or lower tooth set artificially. The process includes implanting four implants in dense bones for a complete set of teeth. All on 4 dental implants is a very effective way to restore teeth and have a good smile on your face. The complete process is very fast and very effective.
Jose J. Alvarez, DMD & Associates’ team also offers dental implants for individual teeth. If any of your teeth is cracked, missing or decayed, you can get dental implants in North Miami Beach. The dental implants use artificial metal, generally titanium to bond with the jawbone, onto which, a connector, known as an abutment is placed, which supports the crown, or artificial teeth. Although many people worry about dental implant cost but keeping in mind the benefits they provide, their costs are justified. Jose J. Alvarez, DMD & Associates has the best dentists, who can expertly complete the dental implant procedures with proper technique and safety. Contact our team to know more about dental implants in North Miami FL.
Dental Implant Treatments
Single Tooth Implant Placement
Why an Implant for Just One Tooth?
Traditionally, a missing tooth might have been replaced with a fixed bridge. But that requires altering the anatomy of healthy teeth adjacent to your missing one. Instead of replacing one tooth, you end up treating two others. A dental implant is a root form metal (titanium) device designed to replace missing teeth. The device is surgically placed into the jawbone where the tooth is missing. Unlike a dental bridge, an implant is permanent. A dental implant is designed to act as the tooth root and can anchor an artificial tooth or teeth such as a crown, bridge or removable prosthesis.
Single implants provide many advantages, including:
- Implant options can last for life
- Non-invasive to other surrounding teeth
- Preserve natural tooth spacing and alignment
- Custom restorations that include porcelain crowns
- Implants look and feel like a natural tooth
All-on-6 or all-on-8 Dental Implants
Dental implants are tremendously strong; so strong, that they can sustain the weight of multiple teeth at one time. When paired together in sets of 6 implants, your entire upper or lower arch that has missing teeth can be restored!
There is no need for an individual implant to be set in each missing tooth. Instead, the implants work together to support a streamlined bridge that spans the length of the entire arch of teeth.
Say Goodbye to lose Dentures!
All-on-6 patients can enjoy the freedom of going denture-free. This is because the dentures placed are durable prostheses that are permanently affixed in place.
Advantages of fixed denture include:
- Easier care and maintenance
- Clearness when speaking
- Enhanced tasting and chewing of food
- Confidence of an aesthetic permanent smile
Why a bridge instead of a denture?
A bridge is fixed permanently in place in order supported by 6 or 8 implants. The number of dental implants is dependent on the patient’s bone structure and other factors. Dental implant-supported bridge treatments provide a permanent solution that denture patients only previously imagined!
The treatment procedure and number of visits are dependent on the patient’s anatomy and specific conditions. In most cases, 8-10 visits should be enough to have a fixed bridge over implants installed. Many patients state that they were much more comfortable following the procedure than they had expected.
Full Mouth Reconstruction – Upper and or Lower Arch
This comprehensive restorative procedure can reverse many years of neglect and the natural effects of aging. At the same time, it can also provide you with confidence and that beautiful smile you’ve always dreamed of. After your complete evaluation, a customized treatment plan will be developed just for your needs and goals. A full mouth restoration usually involves the placement of multiple dental implants to completely restore your oral functionality. Unlike other dental practices that have multiple clinicians working on your treatment, Dr. Alvarez is the only clinician involved from beginning to end.
When you’ve injured yourself after regular dental business hours, and you’re wondering “Are there dental implants near me? We’re here to answer that question for you.
Call us today at 305-948-5002 or contact us for a Dental Appointment.