Why Should Seniors Consider Getting Dental Implants?


Periodontal disease, injury and decay are some of the most common reasons that seniors lose their teeth. One alternative that seniors can use to restore their smiles is dental implants.

A dental implant consists of a foundation that attaches your new tooth (the implant) to the bone beneath your gums.

Attaching the implant in this way adheres it to your jawbone, making the implant a permanent fixture of your smile. Here’s what seniors should know about the benefits and procedures associated with dental implants.