How Much Do Dental Implants Cost?
How much do dental implants cost?
Dental Implants are the closest you will ever get to having a natural tooth again. They are an innovative and convenient option to dentures. A dental implant is a better, cost-effective, and a long-lasting solution.
A dental implant is a procedure where titanium based sturdy screw is placed in the prepared sites inside the jawbone to replace missing teeth. After the recovery period, the bone grows back to the implant surface and adds the strength to hold this implanted tooth firmly to the jaw. As it looks very similar your natural teeth, it fits seamlessly, so that there are no uncomfortable smiles for you.
Not many people are aware that in addition to replacing the missing tooth, dental implants also help minimise the affects of oral diseases. Sunshine Dental Group in Melbourne offers quality dental implants at the most affordable cost.
Usually your general dental professional possesses the expertise to perform a dental implant. You do not need to see a specialist straight away if you are looking to get a dental implant done. Engaging a dental specialist to perform your dental implants will incur more cost than what is needed to carry your treatment through. Increasing number of dental clinics have general dental practitioners who are experienced and specialised to perform dental implants. These general dental practitioners can offer you the optimal treatment owing to their specialized knowledge and experience.
Benefits of Dental Implants
1. Similar to Natural Teeth
2. Possess advantage over other techniques like bridging as no need to remove the adjacent teeth and damage the existing tooth structure
3. Do not slip out of mouth like ill-fitted dentures
Cost of Dental Implants
Dental Implants costs in Australia are usually very high. This leads to people postponing their dental treatment and look around for more affordable options. Below are the general dental implants costs in Melbourne. Please be advised this is just a general outline and individual costs may vary on a case by case basis.
1. Full Dental Implant including full price fixture and crown costs about $2850
2. An implant fixture by itself costs about $1500
3. An implant crown by itself costs about $1350
As part of your initial consultation, your dentist will conduct a thorough dental examination, take X-rays and photographs of your dentition to arrive at the correct course of treatment and the exact cost it would incur for you.
For more information on dental implants in Melbourne, contact Sunshine Dental Group on (03) 9311 1056.