Dental Implants FAQ - East Meadow, NY

Dental Implant FAQ

Answers to Your Common Questions About Dental Implants

We understand that when making the decision to get dental implants, you may have many questions or concerns before making the commitment. At National Dental’s East Meadow office, we maintain open and honest communication with our patients throughout every step of the dental implant process, even the first consultation stages. We offer our patients a complimentary dental implant consultation so you can ask any concerning or common questions about dental implants and get honest answers. We encourage those considering dental implants in East Meadow, NY, to schedule their free consultation and have all their concerns and common questions about dental implants answered. Our dentists have also created a thorough dental implant FAQ page to help answer some of the most common questions about dental implants.

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Number 1

What is the Success Rate of Dental Implants?

Dental implants are so highly regarded because they mimic the function and aesthetics of a natural tooth. They restore almost 99% of function and are permanently placed within your jaw. They look natural and seamless within your smile and also promote adequate bone growth to retain proper facial appearance.

Number 2

What is the success rate of implants?

When placed by our experienced team, dental implants have a 95% success rate. We make sure to only place dental implants within the optimal conditions to provide improved success rates.

Number 3

What is the Cost of Dental Implants?

Determining dental implant cost is difficult without a consultation to identify your needs and wants. There are many factors that determine dental implant cost, but our team offers a free consultation to help you find an estimate of your specific case.

Number 4

Can Multiple Teeth Be Replaced?

Yes! We can replace single, multiple and even full arches of missing teeth. We have multiple solutions for your needs and if you currently wear dentures, can work with your appliance to create implant supported dentures for a more stable and secure fit.

Number 5

Do I Qualify for Dental Implants?

If you are missing teeth or have failing, damaged teeth, you are likely a candidate for dental implants! Patients may require preliminary bone grafting or gum disease treatment, but having a willingness to improve your smile is always a plus.

Number 6

What if I Have Gum Disease or Not Enough Jaw Bone?

At National Dental, we are a full-service dental clinic. We are able to offer effective gum disease and bone grafting care to help you qualify for dental implant placement.

Number 7

Where Does Implant Surgery Occur?

Our office is fully equipped to handle the placement and restoration of dental implants in East Meadow, NY. You won’t have to travel to a hospital or outside office for your treatments.

Number 8

Will I Have Complications?

Since we are a dental team, our experienced doctors can work together to handle any problems or complications should they occur in rare circumstances. We utilize advanced technology and careful planning to guard against the chance of complications occurring.

Number 9

How Long Will Dental Implants Last?

Dental implants can last for years, and in many instances, the rest of your life. It is important to take care of your dental implants with adequate brushing, flossing and routine dental appointment checkups. In some cases, the crown may need replacement due to normal wear and tear, but the titanium post should last without needing replacement.

Number 10

How Do I Care for My Dental Implants?

Just as you care for your natural teeth! Simply brush your teeth and gums gently twice a day and floss once a day. Routine checkups at National Dental will make sure that you haven’t developed any problems and your oral health stays pristine.

Do You Have More Questions on Dental Implants?

If you have more questions or concerns about having dental implants placed, you can schedule your complimentary consultation with our experienced dentists. Contact us online or by calling our office at (516) 962-2292.