Implant dentistry: look after your whole mouth

Restore your tooth and maintain the health of your remaining teeth and jaw

When you lose a tooth it affects your remaining teeth and the health of your jaw. That is why you should replace a tooth with implant dentistry. That is why dentists recommend replacing a missing tooth.

The long term benefits of maintaining a full jaw of teeth, prosthetic and natural, is that our jaw and teeth remain healthier for longer. Provided you maintain your oral hygiene and go to regular check-ups. When you lose a tooth, the teeth on either side start to drift. Which can cause bite alignment issues.

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Implant dentistry

If you’re missing a tooth the best way to replace it is with a dental implant and prosthetic attachment. The dental implant replaces the tooth root and the prosthetic tooth replaces one or missing teeth, depending on what your needs are.

At Brisbane Dental Implant Group we offer a wide variety of implant dentistry options, from single tooth replacement to full-arch restoration.

Why it’s better to replace a missing tooth

Replacing a tooth has a number of health benefits. Namely it can help to stop further tooth loss which occurs because of jawbone degradation.

Better to replace a tooth than teeth. One dental implant and maintaining optimal oral hygiene is cheaper and better for you than having to have your last few remaining teeth removed and replaced with a full implant supported denture.

Your gums

No one really thinks of the health of their gums when it comes to tooth loss. But as we’ve said time and time again, gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults. Worldwide.  Taking care of your gums can prevent decay, infection and tooth loss.

With proper oral hygiene routine—brushing your teeth twice a day and flossing once a day—you can help to keep your gums healthy. As well as eating less sugary snacks.

Missing tooth treatment from Brisbane Dental Implant Group

At our Coorparoo dental practice we have team of highly-qualified professionals of dentists, oral surgeons, prosthodontists and physiotherapist to give you the complete oral health treatment. This can include everything from bone grafts and bone augmentations to placement of dental implants and the necessary prosthetic attachments.

When you visit Brisbane Dental Implant Group we will work closely with you to ensure you get the best treatment to suit your oral health needs.

If you would like to know more about how we can help you, or to book an appointment, please don’t hesitate to contact us today.

Want more information on how we can replace your missing teeth or dentures?

  • Phone (07) 3244 2400
  • Address 19 Emlyn Street
    Coorparoo QLD 4151
  • Hours
    Monday to Thursday8:30am – 4.30pm
    Friday8:30am – 3:30pm
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