Why Should Seniors Consider Getting Dental Implants?

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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.