There are a few different options available today for dental work. They range from bridge work and dentures to full dental implants.
Depending on your needs and hygiene habits, dental implants may be the way to go. There are benefits of full dental implants besides saving the hassle and time associated with dentures. We’re discussing some of those benefits here.
Keep reading to learn more.
Improved Self Esteem
It kind of goes without saying that your self-esteem will improve drastically when you have a full set of teeth that don’t affect your daily routine.
Caring for your full dental implants is just like caring for your real teeth. You’ll need to brush and floss regularly. That’s it!
When you have what feels like real teeth again, your whole attitude will change for the better.
Preserve Your Jawbone
Because dental implants work like real teeth, they also help preserve the jawbone. Consider this comparison to how dentures may allow your jawbone to deteriorate. This deterioration can cause further oral health issues.
Full dental implants stimulate the bones in your jaw and the surrounding tissue which preserves the bone density. You’ll be able to chew normally and maintain a youthful appearance.
Improve Your Speech
Dentures and other dental supplements are more apt to swish and move around in the mouth. This causes slurred or mumbling speech and clicking noises that can be aggravating and cause stress.
With dental implants, your teeth will remain where they’re supposed to and you’ll notice that it’s much easier to speak and express yourself.
Improve Your Diet
Chewing efficiency is reduced with dentures and therefore you don’t eat certain foods because they hurt or make you uncomfortable. Or worse, you can’t taste them.
Dental implants work just like real teeth without reduced pressure on the jawbone. This allows you to enjoy the foods you love. You’ll also be able to taste them better without an upper denture covering your palate!
Improve Your Appearance
When your jawbone begins to deteriorate for loss of function in the mouth, you also begin to look older. Dental implants can slow or even stop this process.
You’ll feel like the same person you were before losing teeth and dentures.
With an improved appearance comes a reason to smile again.
You can smile with confidence when you know your teeth aren’t going to fall out or jiggle because they’re permanent!
Get Your Full Dental Implants
As you can see, the benefits of dental implants are beyond the scope of cosmetics alone. Not only will you feel confident, but you’ll be healthier, too. You may also feel more comfortable.
Dental implant procedures are not painful and more convenient than dentures. This procedure will also help to protect remaining healthy teeth instead of grinding them away like conventional bridge work would do.
Go ahead, become a new you in no time at all! When you’re ready to schedule an appointment or consultation, contact us! We’ll walk you through each step of the way.