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7 Fun Facts About Dental Implants

Dental implants are a permanent solution to missing teeth or failing teeth. There are many options out there for dental implant solutions but fixed teeth are forever and it's important to know all the facts and the procedure involved. Read on for some fun facts about dental implants and surgery.

 

1. Dental implants and space shuttles.

Titanium, the material used to create dental implants, are also used to create space shuttles and missiles.

 

2. Dental implant surgery means goodbye tooth decay.

Coronavirus Emergency

Due to the continuing situation with the Coronavirus, we’re having to take further measures to protect our patients, staff and also to contribute to the government guidance on social distancing as much as possible. As health care professionals, we feel we have a responsibility to reiterate the seriousness of this virus, and the risks it poses to those around us.

From Monday 23rd March 2020, the clinic will see EMERGENCY APPOINTMENTS ONLY.

The Story of An Implant Patient

Instead of blowing our own trumpet, we thought we’d let the results do the talking.

We sat down with Stephen to ask him about his full arch implants and settle any fears around creating your dream smile.

 

What motivated you to work on your smile?

“As a self-employed builder, a big part of my job involves meeting customers.

After a bad experience with a part denture and struggling with self-confidence, I decided it was time to bite the bullet.”

 

Were you nervous before your surgery?

Are Dental Implants Covered by Bupa?

Are you looking for the perfect smile but worried your health plan won’t cover dental implants?

Let’s take a look at the different payment methods to bring you one step closer to that perfect set of teeth.

 

Are Dental Implants Covered on the NHS?

While we’d all love a free new smile, unfortunately, dental implants are only available through the NHS in exceptional cases.

Your Guide to Digital Smile Design

The thought of undergoing surgery to fix your problem teeth can be bittersweet. While you’re excited about your new smile, there’s still a fear of the unknown.

Not knowing what the finished product is going to look like, or even whether you'll be satisfied with the results can be daunting, especially when the procedure can take up a lot of time and money.

Join us as we explore how your teeth will look, following the surgery.

 

What is Digital Smile Designs?

Don’t Be a Number - Get the Dental Care You Deserve

Are you tired of sitting on waiting lists to receive the dental care you deserve?

Too many corporate dentists make the mistake of putting profits above quality customer service.

No one wants to feel like a number. Your teeth are important and you need a dentist who puts your health first.

Join us as we explore how New Life Teeth offers unbeatable customer care.

 

Patients Are People

Most dentists are obsessed with meeting financial targets and forget the most important goal — to make people smile.

Can I Pay Monthly for My Dental Implants?

Do you dream of having the perfect smile but worry you can't afford your new teeth?

At New Life Teeth, we’ve made it easy to finance full arch dental implants with a fair and affordable financing programme.

 

How Can I Finance Dental Implants?

 

While most dental clinics charge upfront for your new teeth, we want to make it dental care as affordable as possible.

When to get dental implants

With 2020 in full swing already, it might be time to start thinking about scheduling your oral restoration surgery and get dental implants.

Deciding to get dental implants is a big decision and shouldn’t be made lightly or overnight. You need to plan carefully to make sure you have enough time to recover before returning to work.

 

How Long Do Dental Implants Take?

While the dental implant procedure can take place over several weeks or months, the actual fitting is usually complete in 2-3 visits.

Branemark UK and Ireland Osseointegration Centre (ABOC)

We’re incredibly proud to announce that we’re now the first UK and Ireland-based Branemark Osseointegration Dental Centres.

The Branemark Osseointegration is an internationally renowned recognition of our clinical excellence in dental implantology and patient welfare. A special recognition of our biological and clinical principles that we’re always looking to promote further. 

 

A Milestone for Our Dental Clinics

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