AM I A GOOD CANDIDATE FOR ALL-ON-4 DENTAL IMPLANTS?
All On 4 Dental Implants may be a good option for patients who have lost all or most of their teeth and are looking for a long term solution to return their smile and eating ability.
Good candidates for All On 4 Dental Implants have:
- Reasonably good health: Patients who have certain medical conditions such as uncontrolled diabetes or any condition which would lower your immunity, may not be good candidates for All On 4 Dental Implants.
- Tobacco usage: Patients who use tobacco are at greater risk of implant failure than non smokers.
- Adequate volume and density of bone: Some patients who experience significant bone loss may not be good candidates for All On 4 Dental Implants. For those patients there are other procedures that may be more suitable.
- Good oral hygiene: The best candidates for All On 4 Dental Implants are those who will follow a strict oral hygiene regimen daily to ensure the best long term prognosis for their implants.
If you are considering All On 4 Dental Implants, discuss your options with a Board Certified Prosthodontist to determine if this is the right procedure for you.