Are Dental Implants Common?
About 3 million people in the U.S. have dental implants, and another 500,000 implants are placed each year, according to the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. Dental implants are a very common and easy way to replace a missing tooth.
Leaving empty spaces in your mouth after losing a tooth can lead to health issues such as jawbone deterioration. Dental implants are the only tooth replacement option that can helps prevent bone loss and stimulate bone growth. Getting dental implants as soon as possible after losing a tooth helps prevent bone loss at the site.
It is important to find the right dentist to do the job. Our doctors at Cleveland Smile Center have extensive experience with implants and are Certified Implant Direct Dental Implant Providers. Find out more!