Dental Implants in Alabama
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You may have been told dental implants are not for you, but is that true?
We believe that everyone deserves a healthy and beautiful smile. Dr. Jason Northcutt is highly skilled in determining the candidacy for dental implants and providing personalized solutions.
Here’s how Dr. Northcutt can help determine if you’re a candidate for dental implants:
Dr. Northcutt will conduct a comprehensive evaluation of your oral health, including a review of your dental history and a detailed examination of your teeth and gums.
Using advanced technology such as CT scans and 3D images, Dr. Northcutt can obtain a clear view of your jawbone structure, ensuring it can support dental implants.
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Based on the assessment and diagnostic results, Dr. Northcutt will create a customized treatment plan tailored to your specific needs, taking into account factors like the number of missing teeth and the condition of your oral tissues.
Your needs are our priority. For example, if you think you will experience anxiety at any point, we offer sedation when receiving treatment. We also understand that you may be worried about the cost of dental implants, but that’s why we have a range of financing and insurance … Click to open this link in the same window … options available.
We offer three different tooth replacement options that you can choose from that best fit your lifestyle.
Benefits of Dental Implants
What makes dental implants a step above other tooth loss treatments?
Traditional restorations like dentures, bridges and flippers often slide out of place when speaking and eating. This can cause embarrassing moments and affect self-confidence. When placed by a skilled dentist, implants fuse to the jawbone and surrounding tissue and act as artificial tooth roots. implant-supported prosthesis do not slide and stay firmly in place much like natural teeth.
Designed For Durability
Dental Implants with proper care can last decades and in some cases a lifetime. Restorations such as dental crowns, bridges and dentures will eventually need to be adjusted or replaced. You will most likely never need to replace your dental implants.
If you suffer from long term tooth loss and your jawbone atrophies, your face can appear aged and sunken in. At Robertsdale Dental Implants, we offer implants and restorations that can help maintain your facial structure, allowing you to look younger and healthier. Since the prosthesis are attached to dental implants, they look more like your natural teeth and will not slide out of place.
Dental Implants FAQ
Dr. Northcutt answers the most common questions about implant dentistry.
Can you replace my smile in 24 hours?
We understand the importance of a timely smile transformation. Depending on your specific case, our advanced techniques, such as the Fixed Full-Arch Solution, can provide you with a temporary set of teeth attached to dental implants on the same day of the procedure. However, the entire implant process can vary in duration.
Our friendly team can best explain everything after a consultation, and they will assist you with everything you want to know to help you make the right decision.
What if I don’t have enough bone?
If you’re concerned about not having enough bone for dental implants, rest assured that we have a solution.
At Robertsdale Dental Implants, we understand that some individuals may have experienced bone loss in their jaws. That’s why Dr. Northcutt trained at the Urban Regeneration Institute in Budapest, Hungary.
Through this advanced training, he acquired the knowledge and skills to regenerate the necessary bone to address jaw deficiencies and restore your dental health. This means Dr, Northcutt can provide a solid foundation for successful implant placement, allowing you to enjoy the long-lasting benefits of a restored smile and improved oral function.
Do I have to see any other specialists?
Dr. Northcutt has worked diligently to keep the entire implant procedure under one roof. He serves as both the surgeon and the restorative dentist. All aspects of your treatment are under his watchful eye, ensuring attention to detail. However, in certain cases, collaboration with local specialists may be necessary to achieve optimal results.
When this happens, our experienced team will coordinate all aspects of your treatment, making your experience seamless. From the initial consultation to the final restoration, we are committed to ensuring you receive the highest quality care.
Do you offer sedation dentistry?
Yes, we understand that dental procedures can cause anxiety for some patients. That’s why we offer sedation dentistry options to help you feel relaxed and comfortable throughout your treatment. We are experienced in providing IV sedation, allowing you to undergo your dental implant procedure with minimal stress and discomfort.
Our goal is to create a calm and soothing environment where you can receive the care you need while feeling at ease.
What technology do you use?
We pride ourselves on utilizing state-of-the-art technology to deliver the highest quality of care. Our practice has advanced tools such as digital X-rays, a digital scanner (Medit i700), a 3D printer, an intraoral camera, and a CBCT scanner.
These cutting-edge technologies enable us to provide precise diagnostics, detailed treatment planning, and efficient procedures, ensuring you receive the most advanced dental care.
What is the best alternative to dentures?
Dental implants offer a superior solution for patients seeking an alternative to traditional dentures. Unlike dentures, dental implants provide a permanent and secure foundation for replacement teeth, restoring both function and aesthetics.
With dental implants, you can enjoy eating, speaking, and smiling naturally without worrying about slippage or discomfort. Our expertise in implant dentistry ensures you receive the best possible outcome with a personalized treatment plan tailored to your needs.
How long is the implant process?
The duration of the implant process can vary depending on several factors, including the complexity of your case and your individual healing process. On average, the entire process can take several months, from implant placement to the final restoration. During this time, Dr. Northcutt will provide you with a temporary solution, such as a fixed temporary set of teeth, so you can continue to enjoy a functional smile during the healing phase.
Our team will guide you through each step of the process, ensuring that you clearly understand the timeline and what to expect along the way.