If you have several missing teeth or dentures that you find uncomfortable, you can opt for a more comfortable, natural-looking option that functions like your natural teeth. All-on-4 dental implants are the perfect dental restoration for replacing missing teeth.
They restore your oral function and natural smile, and you can have them fitted in one dental appointment. This means you can have a complete upper or lower set of teeth without waiting for several months like the traditional dental implants.
Most people opt for all-on-4 dental implants to replace their missing teeth for the following reasons;
The all-on-4 dental implant procedure is relatively expensive like other surgical procedures, so you need to understand its cost before committing to the procedure.
On average, all-on-4 procedure costs about £11,500 per arch. Comparing the cost of all-on-4 to other alternatives for replacing missing teeth alongside their benefits can help you decide on a suitable option. In comparison;
Your all-on-4 dental implants can last for a lifetime with good oral hygiene and proper care.
The cost of your all-on-4 dental implant procedure will depend on several factors like your implant material, implant solution, and the dentist.
The following steps can help you get a suitable quote for your all-on-4 dental implant procedure;
Your dental surgeon may administer local, sedation or general anesthesia before the procedure to reduce pain. You can talk to the dentist about a suitable option for you, and they will inform you of any food and drink restrictions before the procedure.
Depending on the anesthesia administered before the procedure, you may have to arrange for someone to drive you home afterwards and rest for the remaining part of the day.
You can start with identifying some reputable dentists carrying out all-on-4 implant procedures, then book a free consultation with each. During the consultation, each dentist will examine your teeth, determine your needs and give you a precise quote for the procedure.
Ensure you consider dentists that use an implant diagnostic and a CBCT scan to enable the dentist to accurately determine your suitability for all-on-4 dental implants.
After you get quotes from some reputable dentists, list the pros and cons of each to help you make the right choice and try not to base your decision solely on the cost of the procedure. It would be best to get a trained professional with extensive experience for your procedure – consider asking each dentist how many all-on-4 dental implant procedures they have performed.
At Smile Clinic London, we have experienced all-on-4 dentists who have completed several all-on-4 implants procedure. Call us now on 020 7139 8611 to schedule an appointment for your all-on-4 dental implant consultation.