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Dental Specialties Northwest is a place of comfort, care, and luxury. We offer world-class services from our renowned and respected dentists, Dr. Tom Sweeney and Dr. Rhys Spoor. Our dentists have years of experience and continued training, and are dedicated to making your smile the best it has ever been. Both are highly specialized in dental implantology; Dr. Sweeney has additional expertise in periodontics.

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What to Expect If You Are Getting Teeth-in-a-Day Dental Implants

Thinking about dental implants? We get it – deciding on something as crucial as teeth-in-a-day dental implants can be pretty overwhelming. But fear not! Dive into this blog post from Dental Specialties Northwest. We’ll guide you on what you can expect, dive into what dental implants are, and hopefully answer any questions you may have. Let’s get started. 

Understanding Teeth-in-a-Day Dental Implants

Teeth-in-a-day dental implants are a revolutionary solution for those who have lost or are about to lose their teeth. This procedure, also known as immediate load dental implants or same-day implants, allows Dr. Thomas Sweeney to replace a full arch of teeth in just one day. Unlike traditional dental implants, which require several visits over many months, teeth-in-a-day dental implants offer immediate results, restoring your smile and confidence in a single visit.

The Procedure for Teeth-in-a-Day Dental Implants

The teeth-in-a-day dental implants procedure begins with a comprehensive consultation with Dr. Sweeney. He will evaluate your oral health and determine if you are a suitable candidate for the procedure. On the day of the surgery, the dental implants are placed into your jawbone, and a temporary set of teeth is attached. These act as a template for your permanent prosthetic teeth. Once the implants have fused with your bone, which usually takes a few months, your permanent teeth are placed.

Benefits of Teeth-in-a-Day Dental Implants

There are numerous benefits to teeth-in-a-day dental implants. Firstly, they offer an immediate solution to tooth loss, meaning you can walk out of our Seattle office with a new smile in just one day. They also provide a more comfortable and stable solution than dentures, allowing you to eat, speak, and smile without worry. Lastly, dental implants help to preserve your jawbone, preventing the bone loss that often occurs after tooth extraction.

Caring for Your Dental Implants

Aftercare is crucial for the longevity of your dental implants. Although teeth-in-a-day dental implants are designed to be long-lasting, they do require regular care. This includes daily brushing and flossing, regular check-ups with Dr. Sweeney, and avoiding hard foods that could damage your implants. With proper care, your dental implants can last a lifetime.

Schedule Your Consultation Today

If you’re ready to transform your smile with teeth-in-a-day dental implants, we’re here to help. At Dental Specialties Northwest, Dr. Thomas Sweeney and his team are committed to providing you with the highest quality dental care you deserve. Don’t let tooth loss affect your confidence or quality of life any longer. Call us today at (206) 682-8200 to schedule your consultation and take the first step towards a healthier, more beautiful smile.