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Coppell Dentist Answers Dental Implant FAQs

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What is a Dental Implant?

Dental implants are a restorative option that can replace missing teeth. Unlike dentures and bridgework that occupy the space above the gum line, dental implants are inserted into the jaw and become an integrated part of the natural bone tissue. Dental implants consist of two basic parts: the surgical implant itself and the prosthetic that your Coppell prosthodonstics expert, Dr. Heeje Lee, places on top of the implant. Crowns, bridges, and even full or partial dentures can be secured with dental implants to help restore the appearance, health, and function of your mouth.

What Happens During a Dental Implant Procedure?

This procedure requires two main phases:

What are the Advantages of Dental Implants?

Like any dental restoration, dental implants help correct gaps in the dental arch that could lead to serious problems such as an increased risk of tooth decay and gum disease and problems associated with bad alignment, such as worn enamel, damaged cheek and tongue tissue, and the development of TMJ dysfunction. However, implants offer several advantages above and beyond traditional prosthetic restorations:

Am I a Good Candidate for Dental Implants?

Dr. Heeje Lee will base your treatment plan on several factors, including your general health, oral and bone health, lifestyle needs, and budgetary concerns. To schedule a consultation with Dr. Lee to discuss your options, call us at (972) 315-0811. Our Coppell dentist office provides service to patients from Lewisville, Grapevine, Flower Mound, Irving, and all surrounding communities.

Make Your Appointment Today

To experience the benefits of modern general dentistry and prosthodontics in Coppell, TX, contact Dr. Heeje Lee at (972) 315-0811. Evergreen Dental welcomes patients from Coppell, Lewisville, Grapevine, Flower Mound, Irving, and the nearby communities.