Dental Implants: A Closer Look

Take a closer look at dental implants. Find the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about dental implants.

Generic dental teeth model arlington heightsOur patients are often apprehensive about seeking treatment for their missing teeth, but it is important to know that leaving missing teeth untreated can cause secondary health complications. Some patients experience fear of the dentist, while others are afraid they can not afford the treatment, and others come in with many questions about how the procedure works. At AH Smiles our team will work with you to find a missing tooth treatment plan that is right for you, and we take the time to answer all of your questions.

Dental Implants are now the standard for replacing missing teeth due to their highly successful results and their ability to store almost full natural function to the bite. For a closer look at the dental implant procedure, check out some FAQs about dental implants.

Is the dental Implant procedure painful?

Most patients find the dental implant procedure to be surprisingly comfortable. Your oral surgeon will offer sedation methods to ensure your comfort during treatment. Once the implant is placed and restored, patients enjoy a natural feeling tooth replacement option.

What is the cost of dental implants?

Dental implants are an investment in your oral and systemic health. To compare the cost of dental implants with alternative treatments, you must also weigh the long term benefits of dental implants. A dental implant is less likely to need repairs and maintenance and can help improve the quality of your life.

I have more than one missing tooth, can I still use dental implants?

Yes, a dental implant can be used to replace one missing tooth or to replace all of your missing teeth by supporting a denture or bridge.

Will I have to see multiple specialist?

Dr. Engelberg works closely with local oral surgeons. The surgical phase of your implant treatment will be carefully coordinated with an oral surgeon and completed

Does my insurance cover dental implants?

Your dental insurance may cover part of the cost of dental implants. Our dental team will help you maximize your benefits.

Schedule A Consultation

Still have questions about dental implants and how they can benefit you?

Schedule and appointment with Dr. Engelberg at Arlington Heights Smiles. Our highly trained and experienced dentists serve many local communities including Long Grove, IL, Deerfield, IL, Northbrook, IL, Buffalo Grove, IL and Arlington Heights, IL.

Contact our office at (847) 230-9703 or use our online request form and we will contact you.