Learn more about the benefits of implant dentistry with a Charleston, SC area dentist
Tooth restoration may be required by patients who have experienced tooth loss from disease, decay, or trauma. Patients may be overwhelmed at their choices and may be unsure as to what solution to choose for long-term repair of their smiles. Dr. Andrew Greenberg of Mouth Carolina Dentistry, PA in Charleston, SC is pleased to offer a permanent option for patients to consider: dental implants.
What is a dental implant?
Dr. Andrew Greenberg describes the dental implant as a tooth root replacement made of titanium. The dentist places the implant with oral surgery into the jawbone of the patient. The dentist restores the abutment of the implant with a crown, bridge, or denture. Dental implants are versatile as they can be used to replace one or more teeth in a row. Patients find that dental implants are worth the investment, as they can last a lifetime.
What are the benefits of implant dentistry?
Dental implants provide several advantages for patients in and around the community. Dental implants are:
- Fully functioning
Are dental implants right for me?
Patients considering dental implants may ask their dentist, are dental implants right for me? During the first consultation appointment, the dentist will provide a thorough evaluation. This may include x-rays, which are used to ensure patients have enough bone structure to enjoy successful implantation. Without enough bone, the patient will experience an unsuccessful placement. Bone grafting might be performed before placing dental implants to ensure the implant has the structure it requires for satisfactory surgery.
Call Mouth Carolina Dentistry, PA today!
Dr. Andrew Greenberg of the Charleston, SC area is committed to providing a wide selection of services for patients in and around the community, including the placement and restoration of dental implants. Tooth replacement is easier than ever with the help of implants. Call the practice at (843)751 4262 and visit at 3 Gamecock Avenue, Ste. #302 to discuss your options.
Mouth Carolina Dentistry, PA - Dr. Andrew Greenberg
Dr. Andrew Greenberg completed his Bachelor’s Degree in New Orleans, Louisiana at Tulane University. He graduated from the Medical University of South Carolina College of Dental Medicine in 2009, where he portrayed excellent academic performance. He exercises his academic brilliance to the benefit of his patients every day. He grew up in a family with a dental background and showed interest in the field since his early days.