Exeter dentist explaining the use of dental implants

Reasons to Get Dental Implants

Written by Luke Whitaker

At our Exeter based dental practice, we offer a range of dental implant options, you may know of some of the benefits that dental implants bring but we would like to use this article to explain all of the reasons they are often a suggested choice. If after reading this article you require further advice or wish to book a consultation, please do get in touch with us. We remain operational throughout the third lockdown and our reception team are on-hand to advise you when we will be able to see you for treatment.

The Benefits of Dental Implants


Dental implants can give you the smile you have always wanted, creating bespoke implants will see that you have a comfortable fit that ticks all of the boxes for the type of smile you were wishing for.

Bone Health

When you get dental implants, they will be replacing the root of your tooth. Which means that the risk of bone deterioration is decreased, maintaining a healthier mouth and stronger bite.


Dental implants are often referred to as a permanent solution, fusing to your jaw bone, they remain stable and with good care, they can be expected to be as durable as natural teeth. This is highlighted further when considering that many dentures typically last for around 5-8 years.

Practical Benefits

With the durability benefits, comes practical benefits, such as no impact on your speech and eating is also easier.

Above are just some of the benefits that teeth implants bring, there are also others, depending on the type of implant opted for. With some forms being able to fit in one day. Click here to learn more about implants.

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