Smile Dental Clinics - Phoenix, AZ

Dental Implants

What Are Dental Implants?

Unlike uncomfortable dentures or bridges, dental implants provide a foundation for replacement teeth that look, feel, and function just like natural teeth. Implants can also allow a person who has lost a tooth or multiple teeth regain the ability to eat and smile. You may also be eligible for a mini dental implant; we’ll take the time to discuss which option is better for your individual needs.

Smile Dental Clinics - Phoenix, AZ

What Are Dental Implants?

Unlike uncomfortable dentures or bridges, dental implants provide a foundation for replacement teeth that look, feel, and function just like natural teeth. Implants can also allow a person who has lost a tooth or multiple teeth regain the ability to eat and smile. You may also be eligible for a mini dental implant; we’ll take the time to discuss which option is better for your individual needs.

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Do I Need Dental Implants?

Losing teeth makes it more difficult to eat and chew food, and over time the jaw bone can also recede due to disuse. It can cause a significant decrease in quality of life — 29% of denture wearers eat only soft or mashed foods and 50% avoid many foods altogether. However, replacing teeth as soon as they are lost keeps the mouth functioning correctly so you will, hopefully never have to mash your food! If you are missing one tooth or all of your teeth, implant dentistry might be right for you.

Why Is It Important to Replace Missing Teeth?

Replacement of missing teeth is essential to maintaining the bone in the jaw which, without teeth to keep it strong, can disintegrate over time. When a tooth is replaced as soon as possible after it is lost, the implant — which is made from titanium, just like hip and other joint replacements — replaces the root of the missing tooth. It is then used as an anchor to secure the replacement tooth or teeth without harming the healthy natural teeth that surround the space. This reduces the future risk of root canals and decay under crowns.

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All-On-4 Dental Implants – Get Teeth In A Day

All-On-4 is a new type of permanent dental bridge that provides exceptional aesthetics and comfort for patients in need of a single missing tooth, four to six teeth implants or an entire arch. It’s designed to give you permanent placement of your new dental implants or fixed bridge in as little as one appointment.

All-On-4 is a fixed solution for patients who have numerous teeth that are missing or that cannot be restored. It combines the satisfaction of a fixed bridge with the confidence of a permanent appliance, and for most patients there’s no need for pre-installment procedures such as bone grafting, sinus grafting or lifting. In addition, no incision or suture placement means no healing time.

All-On-4 uses titanium implants, which have the ability to fuse with living bone. Over time, the implants become part of the jawbone and serve as a long-lasting foundation for your new teeth. In fact, stimulating the bone to prevent further bone loss is one of the most important benefits of this procedure.

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Smile Dental Clinics employees working

How Much Does a Tooth Implant Cost?

The starting price for dental implants is $2,500, but your cost may vary depending on the placement and number of implants needed. We accept most insurance & offer payment options if you are paying out of pocket. We make it super easy and handle most of these issues for you.

Take the Next Step

If you have missing teeth or think you need a dental implant, come in and see the team at Smile Dental Clinics for a consultation. We’re also experts at the same-day, All-On-4 dental implant procedure. Call us at (623) 235-8195 or contact us online for an appointment today.

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Our dental family is here for your family
Our dental family is here for your family
All of Smile Dental's staff are kind, non-judgemental, and truly care about your well-being. They do great work and care about their patients.
Presley Banovich
Presley Banovich
00:05 17 Nov 20
They are A very caring people. And there professional & expertise is amazing.
Victor Barbour
Victor Barbour
00:03 17 Nov 20
Very friendly bilingual staff and are very direct about pricing so you won’t be surprised on what you will have to pay at the end. They are sure to check your insurance coverage and let you know what your responsibility will be. My experience here has been wonderful. I will continue to use them as my regular dentist office.
Crystal Erives
Crystal Erives
00:06 12 Nov 20
Great place I would definitely recommend this dentist to anyone. They always work with your schedule as well. I live in Vegas now and still go out to Arizona just to go to this dentist:)
Andres De La Cerda
Andres De La Cerda
16:23 07 Nov 20
Very clean and very professional extremely nice staff! First time going there and I definitely will be back!
Mimi Flores
Mimi Flores
00:07 07 Nov 20
I get anxiety going to the dentist in general but whenever I go to my appointments they do the best they can to put me at ease. Everyone has always been so friendly, attentive and respectful. They go above and beyond at each appointment and I appreciate each and every one of them. Thanks y’all!
Kalethe Suarez
Kalethe Suarez
00:07 06 Nov 20
I love it here! My daughter and I started braces & evryone from the Dr. To assistants are very professional ,Nice and Caring .I don't regret coming here.Thank you Evryone for your hard work..🤗🤗🤗
Juana Trejo Patino
Juana Trejo Patino
00:14 04 Nov 20
Very informative and very attentive, helped me understand more about my teeth and how to keep clean, very gentle and my teeth are sensitive!! Love everyones energy best Dentist place I’ve gone to✨
Blanca Bustamante
Blanca Bustamante
00:43 30 Oct 20
Very respectful employees in out of my appointment very clean environment 🙂 look forward to going back only think I see wrong is the parking lot cars are so close together its hard trying to get in your car plus no handicap parking on north side of building which makes it hard for my dad to get in and out of his car
David Samarripas
David Samarripas
14:40 27 Oct 20
I have been a patient for years and I love Smile Dental and it's Employees. They have consistently given the best Dental experience. Very professional and caring and I very much appreciate them and they're services.Thank you Smile Dental!!!
Angela Liberty
Angela Liberty
03:05 16 Oct 20
Very good customer service, very affordable to get braces. All fast and friendly service. Very clean place.
Sigi Valenzuela
Sigi Valenzuela
16:32 12 Oct 20
Great experience and very clean facility.The entire experience was second to none
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ruben mendoza
23:13 09 Oct 20