What are the benefits of dental implants?

Dental implants offer many benefits, including a great smile. Because this is a form of treatment that a person is not accustomed to having done on a regular basis, it can make the decision seem a bit more overwhelming. If you are struggling with the option of getting dental implants to correct any issues with your smile, take a look at some of the other benefits of dental implants.

What are the benefits of dental implants?

Improve Your Appearance

When a person loses teeth, continuous shrinkage of the jawbone take place. This can make your face appear to be older than your true age. This process can be slowed down or prevented with dental implants. You’ll also love the fact that dental implants look and feel like natural teeth, giving you an amazing smile.

Be Comfortable

Full or partial dentures sometimes come with a certain level of discomfort. As time goes by, shrinkage of the jawbone can cause the dentures to irritate the gums. One of the greatest benefits of dental implants is that you experience the comfort associated with natural and healthy teeth.

Improve Your Speech

With time dentures can begin to lose their original fit to your mouth due to shrinkage of the jaw bone. This can cause the dentures to move more freely inside the mouth, resulting in mumbling, slurred speech or clicking noises. Dental implants allow you to speak in a comfortable and natural tone.

Enjoy Eating Again

On average, even a person with a perfect fitting denture eats at only 15-20% efficiency compared to those with natural teeth. As the jawbone shrinks, this becomes even worse and you will find it extremely difficult to eat certain types of food. A benefit of dental implants is that they restore your chewing efficiency back to that of natural teeth.

Affordable Dental Implants

For a consultation, call Wagner Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Specialists at (262) 634-4646 today — we’ll take excellent care of you.