Dental implants are the number one choice for replacing missing teeth – from a single tooth to a complete set, for functional or aesthetic reasons.
Essentially, dental implants replace the missing natural root with a metal screw. They help to reduce bone loss, preserve nearby tissues and provide a healthy and firm foundation for a replacement crown, bridge or dentures.
Our dentists have extensive experience in all aspects of implant dentistry and regularly teach on the subject in the UK and abroad. Mr Perkins is a GDC Registered Specialist in Periodontics, and a Fellow of the International Team for Implantology. He regularly mentors other dentists as they embark on their own careers in implant dentistry.
At MODUS Advanced Dental Clinic we offer:
The goal of a dental implant is to achieve close contact between the outer surface of the implant and the surrounding bone tissue so they can fuse together, creating a stable support for replacement teeth. This makes them a much longer-term solution than traditional crowns, bridges or dentures.
There are many other advantages – for instance:
Patients wishing to discuss dental implants and teeth replacement can consult directly with us or may be referred by a general practice dentist – for a consultation, preparatory bone grafts, sinus augmentation or the full course of treatment.