Single tooth implants are an innovative and popular way to replace a missing tooth and its root. A small titanium screw that mimics the tooth’s root is placed into the empty socket. It will take several months for the screw to fuse with your jawbone and provide an anchor for the prosthetic tooth.
At the second stage of the treatment, a crown is created from a mould of your mouth and attached to a small metal post called an abutment. The crown is designed to look just like your natural teeth. With proper oral hygiene at home and regular professional dental cleanings and exams your dental implant can last a lifetime and help you smile with confidence.
All adult patients can opt to join Denplan Essentials from their very first visit. Those wanting more inclusive cover can choose Denplan Care instead. Following an assessment, your dentist will advise which group you will be able to join.Read More