Dental implants are necessary to replace missing teeth and are an alternative to a bridge or dentures, according to Mayo Clinic. Dental implants are permanent and are placed into the jawbone of the patient. More » Health Dental

According to 1-800-Dentist, as of 2014, dental implant costs range from $1,000 to $3,000 per implant. While the cost is higher than other treatments, dental implants are considered a permanent solution. Dental implants a... More » Health Dental

Dental implants range from about $1000 to $3500 per tooth as of 2014. While the cost can be prohibitive, dental implants are a permanent and natural-looking solution to missing teeth. Dental implants require about six mo... More » Health Dental
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Dental implants make it easier to chew and speak normally, preserve natural teeth and bone and generally last longer than conventional tooth restoration methods, according to the Academy of Osseointegration. One of the m... More » Health Dental

Dental implants do not require adjacent teeth next to the fill in site and also serve to protect the surrounding teeth, while bridges are simpler and quicker to put in the implants and do not have the same risk of bone l... More » Health Dental

Dental implants are generally not covered by most dental insurance plans, according to WebMD. However, there are some exceptions based on the individual insurance policy and the cause of tooth loss necessitating the impl... More » Health Dental

Dental bridges are used to replace one or more missing teeth, DocShop explains. Bridges contain artificial teeth that are held in place by cement and attach to the surrounding teeth using a crown. The crown is securely a... More » Health Dental