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5 Benefits of Mini Dental Implants
As modern dentistry continues to evolve, there are now more options than ever that one can consider when in need of tooth replacement. One of those options happens to be mini dental implants, which can significantly improve a person’s mouth. These implants are different than traditional dental implants, and here, we explain how!
If you are considering mini dental implants as a way to replace missing teeth, then you may find this information helpful. Read on to find out why more and more people are choosing these dental implants as their replacement option. The many benefits may surprise you.
The benefits of mini dental implants
Want to know what the benefits of these small implants are? We dive into five of them!
1. Ease of placement
Mini dental implants tend to be much smaller than that of a traditional dental implant, and most people are surprised to learn that mini dental implants are also much easier to place. Because they are smaller, the implant does not require as big of an implant incision, thus making the actual placement much easier.
2. More secure
Again, due to the size of the mini dental implants, they are also much more secure within a person’s mouth. Since the incision site does not have to be as large, the mini implant is able to be more secure. Because implants act as support systems, they need to be embedded within the bone securely.
3. Quicker process
Since mini dental implants are much smaller in size, the process of fusing does not take as long. Many people fear that the dental implant process will be too time-consuming, but with mini dental implants, the fusing process does not take as long. The fusing process with traditional implants can take many months, which can be drawn out, but with the smaller size of mini implants, there may not be a need for such a lengthy period of time. However, it is important to remember that fusing is still necessary and everyone will react differently.
4. Less costly
Another reason that dental implants can be beneficial is that they are not as tough on the wallet. Since they are smaller in size, they do not require as much material to be used. Dental implants can be costly, but mini ones are less expensive. Many people who struggle financially end up considering mini implants, if their dentists think that it is an acceptable treatment.
5. Faster recovery
Mini dental implants do not require a surgery that is as invasive as traditional ones. Because the implants are smaller, the incision site is not as large or deep. In turn, this means that the recovery is much easier on a person’s mouth. Healing can be quicker and pain less intense.
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