Dental Implants

When you are missing a tooth or multiple teeth, it can negatively affect your oral health. The gaps in your mouth increase the likelihood of bacteria accumulation causing tooth decay. Your jaw bone will slowly deteriorate without stimulation from your teeth. Dental implants are an excellent option to fill in the missing gaps. We are happy to offer dental implants to restore your teeth. Looking for dental implants in Saskatoon? We are happy to offer dental implants.

dental implants in Saskatoon

When Are Dental Implants Required?

Missing teeth can be caused by many factors, including accidents, injuries, or oral disease. Excessive tooth decay and teeth grinding can also cause missing teeth.

Our dentist will examine your mouth and determine if you are an ideal candidate for dental implants. Patients must have a strong jaw bones and healthy gums to successfully receive implants. If you’re interested in receiving dental implants in Saskatoon, please contact our office to schedule a consultation.

The Benefits of Receiving Dental Implants

Dental implants provide our patients with many benefits, such as the following:

  • Improving their bite
  • Improving their smile
  • Preventing bone loss in their jaw
  • They look natural and blend in with the rest of their remaining teeth
  • Improving their oral health
  • Improving their confidence
  • Preventing bacterial infection and tooth decay
  • Improving their speech

The Process of Receiving Dental Implants

During your initial consultation, your dentist will determine if you are eligible to receive dental implants. If you are eligible, your dentist will take impressions of your teeth. A dental implant is comprised of three parts: a screw, abutment, and crown. The screw will act as the roots of your tooth and will be surgically placed into your jaw bone. The abutment connects the crown that will replace your tooth and fill in the missing space. If you have any questions about the procedure, please contact us. Our team will be happy to walk you through the process.

After you have received dental implants, you may experience discomfort and swelling. You can use ice to relieve swelling or bruising. Our dentist recommends eating soft foods until you have fully recovered. We will provide thorough aftercare instructions for you. If the pain persists, or you have any concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Tips to Maintain Your Dental Implants

Our dentist recommends the following tips to maintain your new implants:

  • Practice good oral hygiene habits
  • Floss daily
  • Use a soft-bristled toothbrush
  • Rinse your mouth after each meal
  • Thoroughly clean around your implant
  • Receive dental cleanings at least twice a year
  • Avoid grinding your teeth
  • Avoid eating hard, sticky foods

Are you looking to receive dental implants? Our office offers dental implants in Saskatoon to restore your smile and its functionality. Contact us to schedule a consultation.