Why Dental Implants Are Better Than Bridges – Do We Need Bone Grafts For Implants?
Dental Implants have several distinctive advantages over bridges. 1. Dental implants are tooth, gum and bone savers. That’s right. They save your neighboring teeth which become the casualties if you are having bridges. Bridges are supported over the surrounding tooth and often ground to help align and support the bridges. A waste of perfectly good teeth. Also the extra stress on these teeth cause them to erode faster. The gum and bones are saved because it prevents the bone loss that occurs when there are no teeth to support for the jaws. Bridges and dentures can not prevent the long-term bone and gum loss. 2. They improve the looks, self-confidence and self-esteem of the person. The implants are so much like your normal teeth and integrates with the structure of the bone. No one will ever know that you have a replacement tooth unless you tell them. 3. No fears of tooth implants slipping out. You can eat and speak with confidence. They allow you to speak and eat with comfort and confid