Your Premier All-on-4 Implant Specialistsin Waukesha & New Berlin
At Ross Dental, we are proud to specialize in All-on-4 dental implants for patients in Waukesha, New Berlin and surrounding areas who desire a full arch of replacement teeth. Our experienced and affordable implant dentists are specially trained in All-on-4 protocols to deliver successful outcomes with greater comfort, efficiency and cost-savings compared to traditional methods.
If you struggle with ill-fitting dentures or are looking to restore your smile with a permanent full arch of strong, stable teeth, look no further than Ross Dental. We apply our proven expertise to give you a perfectly natural-looking smile you can enjoy for life!
Why Choose Ross Dental for All-on-4 Implants?
With years of experience and a plethora of successful cases, Ross Dental stands as the premier specialist for All-on-4 dental implants. Our dentists use advanced techniques like 3D imaging, guided surgery and tilted implant placement to provide precision implant placement and comfortable, foolproof treatment. We are fully invested in All-on-4 technology, constantly upgrading equipment and methods as advances emerge. Our expertise in both the surgical and prosthetic realms means seamlessly coordinated care. Whether you have failing dentures or severely compromised teeth, you can trust an All-on-4 smile transformation with our capable team.
What are All-on-4 Dental Implants?
All-on-4 dental implants, also known as "teeth in a day" or "full-arch fixed implant bridges," are a revolutionary solution for individuals who have lost most or all of their teeth in one or both jaws. This innovative dental procedure involves the placement of four dental implants in strategic positions within the jaw, which serve as anchors for a fixed, full-arch prosthesis.
Key Features of All-on-4 Dental Implants
- Efficiency: Unlike traditional dental implant procedures, All-on-4 requires only four implants per arch, making it a quicker and more cost-effective option for full-mouth restorations.
- Immediate Function: In many cases, patients can receive a temporary set of teeth on the same day as implant placement, allowing for immediate function and aesthetics.
- Stability: The strategic placement of the implants maximizes bone support, even in areas with bone loss, ensuring a stable foundation for the prosthetic teeth.
- Aesthetics and Function: All-on-4 implants provide natural-looking and functional teeth that allow patients to eat, speak and smile with confidence.
This approach is a game-changer for individuals with significant tooth loss, offering a more convenient, reliable and esthetically pleasing alternative to traditional dentures or single-tooth implants.
All-on-4 Implants vs. Traditional Dentures - Key Differences
All-on-4 dental implants differ from traditional dentures in several significant ways:
1. Implant Support
All-on-4 dentures are anchored to dental implants surgically placed in the jawbone. This provides superior stability and prevents issues like slipping or discomfort that are common with traditional removable dentures.
All-on-4 dentures are designed to be a long-term solution, often lasting a lifetime with proper care. Traditional dentures may need regular adjustments and replacements due to wear and tear.
3. Chewing and Speaking
All-on-4 dentures function much like natural teeth, allowing for better chewing and speaking abilities. Traditional dentures can limit one's ability to eat certain foods and may affect speech.
4. Bone Preservation
The dental implants used in All-on-4 procedures stimulate the jawbone, which helps prevent bone loss over time. Traditional dentures can contribute to bone resorption, which can alter facial features and necessitate adjustments to the dentures.
Traditional dentures require daily removal for cleaning and may involve the use of adhesives. All-on-4 dentures are cleaned like natural teeth, with regular brushing and flossing.
All-on-4 dentures closely mimic the appearance of natural teeth, providing a more esthetically pleasing and youthful appearance. Traditional dentures can sometimes look less natural and may contribute to an aged appearance.
7. Cost and Long-Term Value
While the initial cost of All-on-4 dental implants can be higher than traditional dentures, the long-term benefits, reduced maintenance and improved quality of life make them a cost-effective solution over time.
Who is a Candidate for All-on-4 Implants?
Patients missing most or all teeth in a jaw are ideal candidates for full-mouth dental implants. Individuals with failing teeth or ill-fitting dentures that limit chewing or speech abilities may benefit from All-on-4 implants. All-on-4 can successfully replace a full upper or lower arch when bone loss is moderate. Good general health and an adequate amount of strong bone to support the 4-6 implants are prerequisites. Both younger patients looking for a permanent fix and older adults seeking a more comfortable, functional solution are viable candidates. Ultimately, a comprehensive exam assessing oral and overall health will determine if someone is suited for All-on-4 implants.
Financing for All-on-4 Tooth Implants
We welcome various insurance plans and offer flexible payment options with CareCredit to accommodate patients without insurance. With our cost-effective solutions, there's no need to postpone essential dental treatment. Contact our family dentists today to schedule your appointment!