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Following the event of tooth loss, it’s important to begin seeking options for tooth replacement to restore your smile before it decreases your oral health. You may be delighted to know that thousands of patients over the years have successfully restored their smile with custom-made dental implants, with are proven to be effective for tooth replacement if you have lost lost a tooth or had it extracted. To learn more about dental implants, we invite you to read on about this treatment for tooth replacement.

The benefits of dental implants offer many improvements in the look and quality of your smile, including its function, comfort, speech and jawbone health. Dental implants are known to be very durable, and they have a success rate up to 98 percent, which allows them to benefit many patients who need to replace lost teeth and regain smile function after losing one or more teeth.

If you are considering dental implants, we encourage you to see our dentists to determine if you have healthy gums and strong jawbones that can support oral surgery, including tooth extraction and the placement of the implant. With proper care such as daily oral care habits, dental implants can last a lifetime. You dental implant care should include flossing daily, brushing your teeth twice a day, using mouthwash and receiving dental checkups every six months.

To learn more about the process of receiving dental implants in Port Jefferson Station, New York, contact N.J. Nicastro Dental PC at 631-928-2020 today for a dental consultation with Drs. Nicastro and Felpo.