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Dental Implants in Plattsburgh

Losing even one tooth can have serious repercussions for not only your oral health, but your sense of self-confidence as well. At True North Dental Group, Dr. Tom Gerner and Dr. Craig Heins want to get you back to smiling brightly as soon as possible! Our team offers several solutions, but none of them are as transformative, as revitalizing, or as seamlessly lifelike as dental implants. Are you ready to regain your best look? Feel free to contact our Plattsburgh, NY practice today to schedule an implant consultation with our team, or if you have any questions.

Who’s a good candidate for dental implants?

Nearly everyone can receive dental implants, although additional procedures could be required beforehand to ensure the highest chances of success. Ideal candidates should fall into the following categories:

There are some patients who may not be right for dental implants. Usually, this is only a temporary problem, and Dr. Gerner and Dr. Heins provide guidance and alternative solutions if needed. These categories include:

The Dental Implant Process

After we’ve determined that you’re a good candidate for implants, the first step towards a happier, healthier smile is surgical placement into the jawbone. Many dental offices have to send their patients out for time-consuming visits to specialists for this procedure, but thankfully, our doctors have the training and experience to provide it right here in our Plattsburgh practice for your convenience and comfort. In most cases, your newly placed implants require a healing period during which they’ll bond with your natural tissue and create a strong, lasting foundation.

Finally, it will be time to cover the implants with new, custom-made restorations that are strong, lifelike, and beautiful. Your options for this final step include:

Experience Valuable Benefits for Years to Come