Are you interested in dental implants but have been informed you aren’t a candidate? Wondering if there is a way to restore the bone mass you have lost in your mouth? Bone grafting is an excellent option for patients who have experienced bone loss and demineralization due to missing teeth or even gum disease. Once the bone grafting is completely healed, patients can continue with treatment and permanently replace their smile with implant dentistry in Ajax, Ontario.
Were you aware that missing teeth can actually affect more than just your appearance? Both missing teeth and periodontal gum disease can actually lead to demineralization and bone loss. Due to this bone loss, many patients have insufficient bone density to support dental implants. With bone grafting treatment we can restore a patient’s bone density, creating a secure and stable foundation for dental implants to be placed.
Bone grafting can be done using a variety of materials, including:
Using a patient’s own bone is typically the most effective, however the other methods may be considered depending upon various factors.
When it comes to bone grafting, it is typically performed in order to restore the bone in your mouth which has been lost. We often recommend bone grafting for:
Want to restore bone loss caused by gum disease or missing teeth? Schedule your appointment at Wyndam Manor Dental Care in Ajax, Ontario today! We’d be happy to evaluate your oral health to determine if bone grafting is the right option for you. Please contact the office at Wyndam Manor Dental Care to schedule an appointment.