What is a Dental Implant?
A dental implant is an artificial root made of titanium that is placed in the jawbone to support a replacement tooth, generally dental crown. If you have a missing permanent tooth as a result of decay or an impact to the jaw, dental implants fill the gaps between your existing teeth to promote healthy jaw function.
There are many negative effects of missing teeth, beyond diminished confidence, that affect your oral health, which include:
The Dental Implant Process
Implant Dentistry Candidates
Contact Your Indianapolis Implant Dentist Today
While there are multiple options to replace severely damaged or missing teeth, dental implants can provide a permanent solution and help maintain your overall oral health. At our office we believe that everyone deserves a bright, healthy smile and Dr. Phelps has the knowledge and experience to help your smile look and feel its best. If you want to learn more about the potential of dental implants and you’re looking for a provider you can trust, please call the office of Dr. John Phelps today at 317-818-9858 for a consultation. We provide beautiful smiles to Indianapolis and other nearby areas of Indiana.