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What to Expect During the Dental Implant Procedure?

June 28, 2021
Posted By: Royal Lakes Family Dental
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Dental implants have changed the lives of countless patients, and it’s easy to understand why. Dental implants look, feel, and function just like natural teeth, and they are permanent, so they don’t ever fall out or shift in the mouth. With dental implants, patients no longer have to worry about denture slippage, adhesives, or storing their new set of teeth in a cup of water. 

Many patients interested in dental implants may already know all of the advantages of this reliable and realistic tooth-replacement solution. However, many may not know exactly what to expect during the procedure. Our team at Royal Lakes Family Dental are happy to review what to expect before and during the dental implant procedure performed by Dr. Reginald Booker. 

Your Implant Consultation with Dr. Booker

Before the procedure, Dr. Booker will perform a thorough oral examination with x-rays to make sure you are a good candidate for dental implants. He will also review your medical and dental histories, as well as discuss expectations and specifics regarding your treatment and recovery. Together, you can discuss any questions, goals, or concerns you may have for your new smile. 

The Dental Implant Procedure 

Dr. Booker begins every procedure by making sure you feel comfortable and won’t feel pain or discomfort during the procedure. Next, he places the titanium post into the jaw, and over the next several weeks, the jaw bone and post will naturally merge through osseointegration. Once the osseointegration process is complete and the jaw is fully healed, Dr. Booker attaches the artificial teeth or tooth in position. Following the procedure, Dr. Booker will prescribe any necessary medications and review all instructions for post-operative recovery. 

We Prioritize Your Comfort and Safety 

At Royal Lakes Family Dental, our compassionate dental team is highly skilled and trained in creating beautiful, healthy smiles. As with every procedure, we serve our patients with caring and gentle hands so each person can receive the individualized treatment they deserve. We listen to each patient’s needs and preferences and make sure they are comfortable and safe during every dental visit, whether it’s a simple teeth cleaning or dental implants in Flowery Branch, GA. 

Restore Your Smile at Our Dentist Office in Flowery Branch! 

Dr. Booker is a highly skilled and experienced dentist in Flowery Branch, GA. Whether you need dental implants placed or restored, Dr. Booker is the one you want on your side throughout the entire process. If you are ready to reclaim your smile and self-confidence with dental implants, don’t hesitate to contact our dental office today at (770) 531-3232.

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