The price tag for dental implants can give many interested in them sticker shock. Coming in an an average of around $4000 per tooth for implants, many are on the lookout for cheaper, more affordable options to replace their missing teeth. As expensive as implants are, they are a highly effective, safe and proven successful way of replacing teeth. And they don't just have to be for the rich. Below we share 5 options for low(er) cost dental implants that may be available to you. There's no guarantee these options will work for your situation, but they could potentially save you thousands of … [Read more...] about 5 Options For Low(er) Cost Dental Implants
If you've lost one or more teeth, a dentist may recommend that you get dental implants. But what exactly are dental implants? Below you'll find a brief, but informative, overview of implants so you understand what they are. What Are Dental Implants? Dental implants are an option for replacing missing teeth. They are called implants because they are actually implanted under your gums (often directly into the jawbone). They are usually made out of titanium or zirconium. This metal will eventually fuse with your jawbone making implants a relatively permanent option for replacing missing … [Read more...] about What Are Dental Implants?
Same Day dental implants have become a big trend in cosmetic dentistry. And it's easy to understand why. If you're going to get implants, would you want to wait a long time to get them or would you rather have them done the same day you walk into the dentist's office? So, how about it? Are same day dental implants really same day? Well, the reality here is that the name doesn't really tell you the whole story. To understand why, let's first take a look at how traditional dental implants work. With traditional implants, here's how it works. You get any teeth that need extracting pulled out. … [Read more...] about Are Same Day Dental Implants Really Same Day?
As with most things in life, dental implants have their good qualities and not so good qualities. If you're considering implants, you want to know it all - the good, the bad and the ugly - so that you can make the best decision about whether implants are a good choice for you or not. Below we take a look at some of the pros and cons of dental implants to help you decided if they are right for you. 6 Pros For Implants Dental Implant Look Real For replacement teeth, you ideally want them to look as close to the real thing as possible. You don't want people to really know you're even wearing … [Read more...] about Dental Implants: The Pros and Cons
It's difficult to come up with an average cost for dental implants. The average cost is around $2000 for a single implant. But they can range from about $1000 to $3000 per implant. And if you're talking about a full set up implants, the variation in pricing gets even bigger. A full set up implants can start around $24,000 and go up to $100,000 or so. So why such the big range in costs? Glad you asked! There are a number of factors that go into determining the cost of dental implants. Below we're going to look at 9 of the main factors that can affect the costs. How Many Implants You Need You … [Read more...] about 9 Factors That Influence the Cost of Dental Implants