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Single Implant (Anterior - Healing Cap)

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closeup of a dental implantA dental implant can be used to replace a missing tooth. By substituting the root of the missing tooth, it prevents further serious complications that can arise if the missing tooth is left untreated. It usually requires multiple appointments to complete.
gums with space for an implantFirst, the site is prepared for placing the implant.
gums with an implant socketNext, the implant body is placed into the bone, along with a special healing cap. The site is given time to heal.
gums with a fake toothYour dentist will monitor the healing process and can provide a temporary tooth to fill the empty space.
an implant placed in the socketWhen the site is fully healed, the healing cap is removed and replaced with the abutment, which serves as the base of your new tooth.
a top row of teeth with an implantFinally, the crown is placed over the abutment and cemented into place.
a full set of teethYour tooth is restored to optimal shape and function.
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