Dental Implants: A Comprehensive Guide


If you’re dealing with the challenges of missing teeth, you’re not alone. Missing teeth can affect your speech, chewing ability, and even your self-esteem. Fortunately, dental implants, also known as teeth implants or tooth replacement, offer an effective and lasting solution. In this guide, we’ll explore the world of dental implants, their benefits, the procedure, and why DHC HealHop in Delhi, India, is your ideal destination for affordable and world-class dental implant treatments.


What Are Dental Implants?


Dental implants are titanium posts or screws surgically inserted into the jawbone beneath the gum line. Acting as artificial tooth roots, they provide a foundation for attaching crowns, resembling natural teeth in both look and function. Dental implants offer a 98% success rate and are suitable for individuals of all ages and genders.


Why Choose Dental Implants?


Tooth loss can result from various causes, such as trauma, accidents, gum disease, tooth decay, or poor oral hygiene. Untreated missing teeth can lead to speech problems, difficulty in chewing, facial aging, pain, tooth decay, and a decrease in confidence. Dental implants overcome these issues, ensuring a 98% success rate and offering a long-lasting, natural-looking solution.


Dental Implants vs. Bridges


Dental implants have clear advantages over bridges:


       Preservation of Adjacent Teeth: Unlike bridges, dental implants don’t compromise adjacent natural teeth.

       Bone Health: Implants prevent bone loss and promote healthy bone, while bridges may lead to bone-related issues.

       Plaque Accumulation: Implants, with no free spaces, don’t attract bacteria for plaque accumulation.


The Dental Implant Procedure


The dental implant procedure involves several stages:


1.      Placing the Implant: Modern techniques make the process comfortable, starting with jawbone preparation and drilling holes for proper implant placement.


2.      Healing: The jawbone grows and unites with the implant surface during a healing period of 3 to 6 months, ensuring a durable base for the new tooth.


3.     Abutment Placement: After healing, an abutment is placed, connecting the implant to the artificial tooth.


4.     Permanent Crown Placement: The final stage involves creating and placing a permanent crown that blends seamlessly with your natural teeth.


Post-Operative Instructions for Dental Implants


Follow these instructions for optimal recovery:


       Avoid touching, spitting, or rinsing the wound on the surgery day.

       Control bleeding with a gauze pad and minimize swelling with ice packs.

       Follow prescribed pain medication and maintain good oral hygiene.

       Avoid tobacco products and limit exercise to ensure proper healing.


Dental Implant Cost at DHC HealHop, Delhi


While the cost of dental implants may concern some, it’s essential to understand the long-term benefits. At DHC HealHop’s partner healthcare facilities, dental implant costs range from Rs. 15,000 for a single implant to Rs. 2,00,00 for all-on-6 implants. These costs reflect the quality services provided by certified implantologists using international-grade equipment.


Post-Implants Care and Oral Hygiene


Good oral hygiene is crucial for overall well-being. Follow these tips:


       Brush twice a day with a small-headed, soft-bristle toothbrush.

       Change your toothbrush every two to three months.

       Floss daily and use mouth rinses after meals.

       Avoid sticky foods and visit the dental clinic regularly for check-ups.


Conclusion: Your Journey to a Confident Smile


With a success rate of 98%, dental implants offer a durable and natural-looking solution for missing teeth. Choosing DHC HealHop, ensures access to affordable and world-class dental implant treatments. Book an appointment to embark on your journey to a confident smile that lasts a lifetime.


For more information, feel free to contact DHC HealHop and talk to our experienced implantologists.