According to the Academy of Osseointegration and various research studies, dental tooth implants tend to have a long-term success rate of around 90%. Research also shows that when complications arise or a dental implant fails altogether, it is usually because of poor dental care leading to an infection or gum disease at the implant site.
If you’re thinking about dental implants to replace a missing tooth or teeth, the chances are that you may have some questions. Are they the best option for you? Are dental implants expensive? Are you a suitable candidate? Will your dental implants look natural?
When you lose one or more teeth, it can start a chain of events in your mouth that can seriously affect the function and appearance of your facial structure further down the line. The most obvious consequence is that tooth loss leaves a gap in your smile, which can make you feel self-conscious. Other physical… Read More
Why register with a private dentist in Lincolnshire? It’s a question that we’re sometimes asked, as well as: What’s the difference between an NHS and private dentist? Is private dental care expensive? Are there treatments that are available through a private dentist that can’t be access through the NHS? Do you accept children through the… Read More
If you’ve ever wondered what the difference is between general and cosmetic dentistry, then this is the blog for you. Many dental practices offer a mix of general and cosmetic dentistry services, while others may concentrate on general dentistry only or specialise in one or more areas of cosmetic dentistry, e.g. orthodontic treatment (teeth straightening)… Read More
Do you have unsightly gaps in your smile caused by missing teeth? Perhaps you’re considering a dental bridge but hate the idea of damaging the healthy teeth on either side of the gap? Are you worried about bone loss or you wear dentures and don’t like how they fit? There is a solution. Dental implants… Read More
“My implants look perfect – nobody can tell they’re not my natural teeth.” Zowie Wright I was referred to Colin Sutton at The Dental Health Centre in Grantham three years ago when I was in my late 30s. I’d had braces when I was 11 and when they were taken off a dark patch was… Read More
Cheap dental implants may not always be a cheap as you think. The dental implant industry is very competitive with both dentists here and abroad competing for your business. Dental tourism is on the increase and some brave patients explore with various degrees of success. Unfortunately not many of the cases I have seen have been… Read More
The Dental Health Centre Lincolnshire is pleased to offer immediate dental implants – known as ‘Teeth in a Day’, ‘Same day smile’ and ‘All on 4’ – the immediate implant solution originally pioneered by Nobel Biocare but now copied in one form or another by most of the other 1300 implant companies. With Teeth in a Day… Read More
I love my teeth and my new smile. Mr. Colin Sutton at The Dental Health Centre, Grantham has worked his magic. Needing a good dentist I mentioned this to a friend one day and was amazed to learn that my friend had implants and had been treated by Colin Sutton at the Dental Health Centre… Read More