What Happens After You and Your Dentist Decide on a Dental Implant?
You've decided to restore your smile with a dental implant! Congratulations for choosing one of the most innovative and effective long-term tooth replacement options dentistry has to offer. Now you're probably wondering what happens next; here's what you should know about getting a dental implant in Apex, NC.
The first step is placing the dental implant itself into your jawbone. This is done during a surgical procedure that Dr. Cordes can complete here in the comfort of our Apex office.
The implant, which is made of biocompatible titanium will naturally integrate with your bone over the next few months during a process called osseointegration. This process allows the implant to actually ...