A mini dental implant is just what it sounds like — a dental implant that is smaller than a standard dental implant. Mini dental implants are most often used to anchor a denture in place for a more secure, stable restoration. Many of our patients also find implant-retained dentures to feel and look more like their natural teeth.
Our dentist may recommend mini dental implants if you are interested in a less invasive alternative to standard dental implants. Mini dental implants hold many benefits, including:
Mini dental implants, like standard dental implants, help to prevent bone loss after tooth loss, which helps to maintain your facial shape and volume. To learn more about the benefits of mini dental implants and to find out if they are right for your smile, we encourage you to contact our team today.