Factors that Affect Tooth Implant Cost

Several factors contribute to your tooth implant cost and your total treatment plan. Dr. Leigh Kent and our staff will provide cost and financing information during your consultation. Some of the key factors that affect tooth implant cost in Birmingham, AL include:

  • Number of missing teeth
  • Bone loss
  • Type of procedure
  • Periodontal disease
  • Sinus lift
  • Tooth extractions

 

Implants Mean Long-Term Savings

Dental Implants Cost in Birmingham, AL

Dental Implants Cost in Birmingham, AL

Reasons to Replace Missing Teeth

There are several reasons why you may need dental implants to replace missing teeth and these will influence your tooth implant cost and total cost of treatment. These reasons include:

  • Prevent bone loss
  • Reduce the risk of additional tooth loss
  • Prevent teeth from shifting
  • Strengthen the jaw bone
  • Reduce risks linked to bridges and partials
  • Reduce stress and pressure on healthy teeth

 

Dental Implants Cost in Birmingham, AL

Some of the factors that affect tooth implant cost include:
Number of missing teeth
If you need more than one tooth replaced, your treatment costs may be higher.
Bone loss
Patients with some degree of bone loss may need to undergo a bone graft which can influence the cost of treatment.
Type of procedure
Different types of dental implants have varying costs. We can discuss all of your options during your consultation.
Sinus lift
Some patients need to have a sinus lift before dental implants can be placed in the upper molar regions successfully.
Periodontal disease
Untreated gum disease may require laser gum surgery before dental implants can be placed. This can affect overall tooth implant cost.
Extractions
If you need to have teeth removed because they are damaged or otherwise hopeless, your total cost of treatment may be higher.
Receive more information about tooth implant cost and the most ideal tooth replacement procedures for your particular situation in Birmingham, AL. Schedule your appointment with Dr. Kent today!


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Dr. Leigh W. Kent
2045 Brookwood Medical Center Dr., #26
Birmingham, AL 35209
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