Dental Implant

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Fast facts
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20.000 $ Average Cost USA/ 3.800 $ Average Cost Turkey
Approximate Length of Stay
6 days
Operation Duration
1-2 days
Approximate Recovery
2-3 weeks

Dental implants are artificial tooth roots, typically made of titanium, that are surgically placed into the jawbone. They provide a strong foundation for fixed (permanent) or removable replacement teeth that are made to match your natural teeth. Dental implants are needed when one or more teeth are missing or damaged beyond repair.


They provide several advantages over other tooth replacement options, including improved appearance, speech, comfort, self-esteem, oral health, and durability. They also allow for easier eating and don't require altering other teeth, as bridges do. Dental implants have a success rate of up to 95% and can last a lifetime with proper care.

Pros:


  • Natural appearance and functionality: Dental implants closely resemble natural teeth in both appearance and function, allowing you to eat, speak, and smile with confidence.


  • Long-lasting solution: With proper care and maintenance, dental implants can last for decades, making them a more durable option than other tooth replacement methods, such as bridges or dentures.


  • Improved oral health: Dental implants prevent bone loss and preserve the jawbone structure, reducing the risk of further tooth loss and facial sagging. They also don't require the grinding down of adjacent healthy teeth, as is the case with dental bridges.


  • Easy maintenance: Caring for dental implants is as simple as maintaining good oral hygiene practices, such as regular brushing, flossing, and dental check-ups.


  • Enhanced quality of life: Dental implants improve your ability to chew and speak properly, significantly enhancing your overall quality of life.


Cons:


  • Time-consuming: The dental implant process can take several months to complete, as it involves multiple stages and a healing period for osseointegration. This may not be ideal for patients seeking a quick solution for tooth replacement.


  • Surgical procedure: Dental implants require surgery, which carries some risks, such as infection, nerve damage, or sinus problems. However, these risks are minimal when the procedure is performed by an experienced dental professional.

The process of getting dental implants typically involves several stages and can take several months. Here's a general outline of the process:



1. Consultation and Planning: This includes initial examination, treatment planning, and preparation. The dentist will assess the health of your teeth and jawbone to ensure you're a good candidate for implants.


2. Tooth Extraction: If the damaged tooth is still present, it will need to be extracted.


3. Bone Grafting (if needed): If your jawbone isn't thick enough or is too soft, you might need bone grafting before you can have dental implant surgery.


4. Implant Placement: The dentist will surgically place the titanium implant into your jawbone beneath the gum tissue.


5. Healing and Integration: The dental implant needs time to heal and integrate with the bone in a process called osseointegration, which can take several weeks or months.


6. Abutment Placement: Once the implant has integrated with the bone, an abutment (a small connector post that secures the new tooth) is attached to the implant.


7. Crown Placement: Finally, a crown (the replacement tooth) is attached to the abutment. The crown is custom-made to match your natural teeth.


The total treatment time can vary greatly depending on the patient's needs, but generally, it can take anywhere from 3-9 months, most of which is spent in the healing process of Implant placement.

Dental implants are designed to be a long-term solution for missing teeth and, with proper care, can last a lifetime. The crown part of the implant typically lasts about 10-15 years before it may need replacement due to wear and tear, although excellent dental hygiene could extend this timeframe. The implant itself, which is made from titanium, integrates with the jawbone and is not subject to decay like natural teeth.


To care for your dental implants:


  • Good Oral Hygiene: Brush twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush and floss daily. Consider using an interdental brush or water flosser to clean hard-to-reach areas around the implant.


  • Regular Dental Check-ups: Regular dental check-ups (usually every six months) are essential to monitor the health of your implant and your overall oral health.


  • Avoid Hard Foods: Hard foods can break the crown. Be careful with hard items like ice, hard candy, and sticky sweets.


  • No Smoking: Smoking can weaken your bone structure and can contribute to implant failure.


Remember, just like natural teeth, implants require conscientious at-home oral care and regular dental visits to remain healthy.

The cost of dental implants varies significantly between Turkey, Western Europe, and the USA, largely due to differences in labor costs, overhead costs, and the cost of living in these regions.


In Turkey, the cost of a dental implant, including the abutment and crown, typically ranges from $500 to $1,000 per tooth. In comparison, the same procedure in Western Europe may cost between $1,500 and $2,500, while in the USA, it can range from $3,000 to $5,000 per tooth.



Please note that the prices mentioned here are approximate and can vary depending on various factors, and it's always recommended to consult with us for precise quotations.

Choosing Elara Medical Tourism for your dental implant procedure in Turkey provides several distinct advantages:


1. Expertise and Experience: Elara Medical Tourism collaborates with highly skilled and experienced dental professionals who specialize in dental implants. Our network of professionals ensures you receive the best possible care and results.


2. Quality and Safety: We prioritize your safety and well-being. All the clinics and hospitals we partner with adhere to international standards of quality and safety, ensuring you receive the highest level of care.


3. Personalized Service: At Elara, we understand that each patient's needs and preferences are unique. Our team will work closely with you to create a customized treatment plan that addresses your specific requirements and expectations.


4. Transparent Pricing: We provide clear and transparent pricing for all our services, ensuring there are no hidden costs. With us, you can trust that you'll receive high-quality care at an affordable price.


5. Comprehensive Support: From the moment you contact us, we're here to guide and support you throughout the entire process. We assist with travel arrangements, accommodation, transportation, and any other needs to ensure a seamless and stress-free medical tourism experience.


6. Cultural Comfort: Our team at Elara Medical Tourism understands the importance of feeling comfortable in a foreign country. We provide assistance in navigating language barriers and cultural differences, ensuring your stay in Turkey is as enjoyable and comfortable as possible.


Choose Elara Medical Tourism for your dental implant procedure in Turkey and experience world-class healthcare, personalized service, and a smooth, worry-free medical journey.

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