Missing teeth can cause difficult with speech, biting, and chewing; many people with missing teeth are self-conscious about the appearance of their smile and may worry about making a poor first impression on others. Dental implants are a valuable treatment option available from Dr. Nadar Bazzi, Dr. Rima Bazzi, and Dr. Julie Atoui. Some patients worry about the cost of dental implants in Detroit, MI. What affects the final cost of this treatment option and how can you be sure that you are getting a good value for your money?
Factors Affecting Cost
The cost of dental implants depends primarily on the number of teeth that your dentist will replace. Initial implant placement is a surgical procedure where small titanium posts are set into the patient’s jaw. The connection of the permanent crowns to these posts does not involve surgery but may require a follow-up appointment for placement. The cost of consultation and follow-up appointments should be considered.
Restoration Versus Repair
Even though dental implants carry a certain up-front cost, they are a permanent solution. With proper care patients can enjoy a lifetime of worry-free dental care. This is because tooth restoration is likely to be more cost effective than many years of ongoing treatment for concerns related to tooth loss. For instance:
Get the Answers You Need
The cost of trying to maintain good oral health after one or more teeth have been lost can be quite high. Speaking with Dr. Bazzi can clarify information regarding dental implant cost. Make an appointment today by calling (734) 447-3624.