A long lasting solution for missing teeth and unstable dentures
When you lose a tooth or multiple teeth it can be tempting to leave the space, but studies now show that teeth either side of a space have a higher risk of needing further treatment due to decay. This is because teeth will drift into the space available in the mouth, often making them more difficult to clean. Our dental implants in Stafford and Stoke-on-Trent can stop this drift from happening and also help to maintain the bone support in your mouth, which will bring major long-term benefits to your teeth and their stability.
What are Dental Implants?
Dental implants are titanium screws that are permanently anchored into the jawbone, providing a stable and predictable base for your restoration. Titanium has been selected because of its proven: strength, lightweight, biocompatibility and history of success in the field of medical joint replacements. It is a minor surgical procedure which is done at the practice using Local Anaesthetic, sedation is also available. Amit and the team are highly trained and experienced in the placement and restoration of dental implants so you can be assured you are in safe hands.
The use of dental implants in Stafford & Stoke-on-Trent allows a variety of options to provide you with a healthy smile:
Single tooth implants
Fill an unsightly gap with a bespoke made crown without compromising your surrounding teeth.
Implant supported bridge
Allows you to replace multiple teeth for an improved smile and effective chewing.
Implant retained dentures
Dental implants are a fantastic way of supporting or stabilising a denture-no more slip ups!
See what our patients think!
“I no longer have a visible unsightly gap which makes me more confident when I smile.
If anyone is considering an implant, I would definitely say go for it! My implant looks exactly like a normal tooth. Care was taken in matching the colour of the implant to match my other teeth!”
Why should I consider Dental Implants?
Why choose Abbey House for Dental Implants in Stoke-on-Trent & Stafford?
Located in Stone, Staffordshire, we provide our dental implant treatments to those in Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford and the surrounding areas. To be sure that you receive the best dental treatment possible, we hold an initial consultation meeting with each and every one of our patients, so that we can discuss any concerns in detail.
Amit and the team have lots of experience placing dental implants and looking after their patients. We will answer any questions you have about tooth implants at your initial consultation and work together with you to provide the treatment you need. We are extremely passionate about the work that we do, striving to not only provide fantastic treatments that our patients deserve, but also to ensure that you enjoy your experience with Abbey House Dental & Implant Centre.
For more information about dental implants in Stoke-on-Trent & Stafford or to discuss your circumstances with a member of our team, please contact us today! Call us on 01785 818037, email firstname.lastname@example.org or complete our contact form.
Take a look at the amazing results we have helped our patients achieve using Straumann dental implants
Contrary to what you might think, conventional dentures are not always cost-effective.
The initial layout for dental implant treatment in Stoke on Trent & Stafford varies on how many tooth implants are needed and if bone augmentation is required. Other factors include the surgery itself, lab work, the prosthesis and the dentist’s and dental technician’s fees.
A cost plan will be developed only when all of these aspects have been addressed, and in some cases, dental implants may be more economical in the long term
Dental implants are generally inserted under local anaesthetic to help minimise discomfort. If you experience any doubts about the condition of the implant site after the procedure, please make sure to let us know! We can place dental implants using sedation if required.
It is possible to insert dental implants as soon as the jaw has stopped growing. Therefore, in young patients, dental implants can only be placed once their jaw bones are fully developed. At the other end of the spectrum, there is no age limit, given of course that the patient does not display any significant medical risk factors. This will be evaluated by us during consultation in Stoke on Trent & Stafford.
After insertion of your tooth implant, the bonding process (osseointegration) takes about 6-8 weeks.
In this time, the dental implant reaches the stability needed for it to bear weight like a natural tooth. As always, healing times can vary depending on the individual condition and indication.
Coming along to see us at our Stafford & Stoke on Trent based dental practice every 6 months to ensure your tooth implants are maintained. If you have been referred to us from another practice or usually see another dentist we recommend you see us once a year. It is important that these checks are done by us so that if any problems did arise we could deal with them quickly. In addition to this we also recommend;
Booking to see our hygienist- she will provide you with the skills, tools and techniques to ensure that your dental implant is properly cared for at home to avoid any problems. She will recommend brushes and products that will help keep the area clean as well as providing you with regular professional cleaning.
Implant retained denture wearers- we also recommend seeing one of our team yearly to check your dental implants are healthy. You will also have to have the connections in the denture replaced regularly as these will degrade over time.
We recommend a free consultation with a member of our team at our dental practice in Stoke on Trent & Stafford who can discuss your concerns, talk you through treatment and explain costs and payment options. We have a wide range of finance solutions to suit any budget.