Missing teeth can affect how you eat, speak, smile, and feel about yourself. They can also have consequences for your oral health.
The dentists at Elite Dental Care in Trenton, TN, can give you a brand-new smile with dental implants and implant-supported restorations.
Your custom implant-supported crown, bridge, or denture can transform the look, function, and health of your smile.
What Are Dental Implants?
A dental implant is a titanium rod that embeds in the jawbone to replace the root of a tooth after tooth loss or extraction. The implant stimulates the jaw tissue to prevent atrophy, which can cause your natural teeth to shift and your facial appearance to change. An implant post will fuse with the jawbone over time in a process called osseointegration.
Titanium implant posts can support crowns, bridges, or dentures to treat all degrees of tooth loss. Your restorations will be made of the highest-quality materials, including zirconia, porcelain, and IPS e.max®. Our Tennessee dentists prefer these materials for their incredible durability and a lifelike appearance. We can match your restorations to the precise shade of your natural teeth.
The Unbeatable Benefits Of Dental Implants
Restore Your Smile
Missing teeth can make you feel insecure about your smile. Restorations supported by implants are the closest thing to natural teeth. Their lifelike look means that they'll blend in flawlessly with the rest of your teeth, giving you the confidence to share your beautiful smile in any situation.
Improve Your Dental Function
Whether you're missing one tooth or an entire row, it can make chewing a challenge and limit your diet. Because implants fuse with your jawbone, the restorations they support are incredibly stable and offer you complete freedom to eat with comfort and ease.
Enjoy Lasting Results
All of our restorations are designed for long-term use. With good dental hygiene, your crown, bridge, or denture can remain strong and beautiful for around 15 years before they need replacement. Your durable titanium implant posts can last for upwards of 40 years.
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Best dental care I have ever had! Very Friendly. The prices are upfront and they make it as easy as possible to get the care you need while dealing with insurance and the out of pocket costs. Care credit, ( a great card to have); is also accepted for payments. I have never had to wait long for service and have never felt rushed. My questions are always answered and procedures are thoroughly explained. Plus this is the first time I have had conscious sedation for dental work...it was great and painless! (This option was never offered through the other Dental Care places I have tried.) Just give them a try and see for yourself!View on Google
I have been driving from Middle Tennessee Nashville/Murfreesboro area for well over 12 years visiting Elite Dental Care, Dr. Mark Harper and his awesome dental team. It works for me. The inconvenience of being able to find affordable dental sedation in the Middle TN area has been very challenging. I trust Dr. Harper and his staff to take care of me and my fear of the process. I wish he was closer; however, it's worth the drive to know I am in good hands with someone that understands my fears and does great dental work in a modern office setting with all the latest equipment and technology. Thank you all for the great care you provide. JaniceView on Google
Your Dental Implant Options
If you are missing one tooth, a natural-looking crown supported by a dental implant can reliably fill the gap in your smile. Your crown and implant can make eating much easier and help prevent your existing teeth from shifting, which could require orthodontic work to fix.
Mini Dental Implants
A mini implant has a smaller diameter than a traditional dental implant. These implants can be used even if you have experienced some jaw deterioration and cannot undergo bone grafting due to osteoporosis, age, or other factors. Your dentist will assess the condition of your jawbone during your consultation to determine if mini dental implants are right for you.
An implant-supported bridge can be used to fill the gap left by one tooth or several teeth in a row. Your bridge will consist of a prosthetic tooth in between implant-supported crowns to fill in for your missing tooth or teeth. This solution offers greater stability than a removable partial denture and can be cleaned just like your natural teeth.
An implant-supported denture can replace all the teeth along your upper or lower jaw. A series of implant posts will be strategically placed to support a full denture that transforms the look, feel, and function of your bite.
All-on-4 Dental Implants
Our dentists can also perform the All-on-4® implant technique at our Trenton, TN, office or any of our other Elite Dental Care locations. This method uses just four implant posts to secure a lifelike denture and can offer you a quicker recovery compared to traditional full-arch implant solutions.
This cutting-edge implant technique can give you a full arch of permanent replacement teeth in just one appointment. Your dentist will place four to six implant posts along your jaw and secure a stable denture for nearly immediate results.
About Our Trenton, TN, Dental Practice Serving Patients Throughout Western Tennessee Since 1979
Founded over 40 years ago, our office in Trenton, TN, was the first of our five Elite Dental Care locations. Since the day we opened, we've treated Tennessee patients with a focus on excellent care, compassion, and comfort.
We've renovated our Trenton office to have a modern feel that matches our state-of-the-art services and technologies. During your dental implant procedure, you can relax and enjoy a show on our widescreen TVs, which we have in every treatment room.
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