Treatment for complex cases with dental implants in London
Dental implants can be a truly life-changing procedure. With such an important investment, you are surely looking for the best care available to you to carry out the procedure.
Here at Moor Park Specialist Dental Centre in London, Dr Joe Bhat is our resident implant surgeon.
Dr Joe Bhat is a renowned implant surgeon who has devoted his practice to dental implant surgery for more than 16 years. As a result of this, he has placed over 5,500 dental implants and over 300 dental practices in the UK refer to him for complex implant surgeries.
If you choose to get dental implants in London with Dr Bhat you’ll be in very safe hands.
Your implant journey
In your first visit to the surgery in London you will be invited for a one-hour appointment with Dr Joe Bhat. In this appointment, you can discuss your concerns and specific needs. This appointment may include x-rays, written reports and a suggested treatment plan.
You’ll also receive a cost estimate for your surgery. If you have been referred to us by your usual dentist, a complete treatment plan will be forwarded to your usual dentist for their records.
As some cases are more complex than others, you may need to have a CT scan of your jaw to accurately plan how the dental implants will be fitted.
Thanks to developments in dental technology, treatment times have drastically reduced to just over two months compared to six months previously. In some cases, we may even be able to provide ‘same day’ implants.
In London, dental implants require a minor surgery to be fitted. In this surgery, a small hole needs to be created in your jawbone. This allows the implant screw to be fitted firmly in place. Local anaesthetic is used to numb the pain, and sedation can be given.
Over time the bone will heal and integrate with the screw. This creates an extremely durable and stable base for whichever tooth replacement option you need to get back on with your normal lifestyle and enjoy the foods you love. You could be back to normal much faster than you imagined.