Peter Thompson DDS

Dental Implants

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In today’s modern dentistry, girl getting Dental Implants Portales NMdental implants have become the premier choice for replacing missing teeth.  From replacement of a single missing tooth to extensive reconstruction and replacement, dental implants offer the healthiest and most permanent solution.

Dental implants replace a missing tooth, or teeth, are made of titanium and acrylic, and are fused to the jaw bone, replicating the root.  This allows the preservation of facial structure by preventing the deterioration of the surrounding bone and tissue that occurs when left untreated.

Dental implants are tooth root replacements that can secure dental restorations and appliances like porcelain crowns, porcelain bridges, and serve as anchors to stabilize dentures.

Dr. Thompson offers cutting edge techniques and the latest materials when preparing and placing dental implants.  He has over 1400 hours of continuing education and advanced training, to ensure that you will achieve the best possible results.  Please contact our Portales dentist office at (575) 268-0007 with any questions you may have regarding dental implants; Dr. Thompson and his staff will be happy to answer them.