Dental Implants

A dental implant is a "root" device, usually made of titanium, to support restorations that resemble a tooth or group of teeth to replace missing teeth. We work very closely with several specialists that place implants. After healing time, Dr. Aadland designs and creates your new tooth in office.

There are many advantages to dental implants-

  • Improved appearance. Dental implants look and feel like your own teeth. And because they are designed to fuse with bone, they become permanent.
  • Improved speech. With poor-fitting dentures, the teeth can slip within the mouth causing you to mumble or slur your words. Dental implants allow you to speak without the worry that teeth might slip.
  • Improved comfort. Because they become part of you, implants eliminate the discomfort of removable dentures.
  • Easier eating. Sliding dentures can make chewing difficult. Dental implants function like your own teeth, allowing you to eat your favorite foods with confidence and without pain.
  • Improved self-esteem. Dental implants can give you back your smile and help you feel better about yourself.
  • Durability. Implants are very durable and will last many years. With good care, many implants last a lifetime.