Dental implants are logical fixes for certain types of people, such as individuals who may be missing a tooth or multiple teeth. In other cases, the decision to get dental implants can be more complicated.
Certain people with certain dental histories also need to fully discuss their options with their dentists. In some cases, prior dental work or dental issues can impact the success of dental implants.
You should never assume that any issue makes you ineligible to get dental implants. Your dentist may be able to recommend a course of action that corrects an underlying issue and possibly receive implants later if such action is not best at the current time.
Most people are able to get dental implants and enjoy all of the benefits that come with them, including an improved smile, speech, and general sense of self-esteem. Certain patients, however, need to consult their dentists first to determine whether dental implants are right for them.
Some of the types of issues that could complicate dental implant procedures include:
Get Dental Implants in California
If you are considering dental implants, it is in your best interest to contact McBride Dental. Our office provides dental implant and restoration services to clients in San Marcos and surrounding areas of California.
Dr. Michael McBride is one of only three dentists in San Diego County who is Board Certified to place and restore all types of dental implants. Dr. McBride has over three decades of experience and is a founding member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Contact our office today at 760-471-1003 to schedule an appointment so we can assess your dental implant needs.