A dental implant might sound like a simple tooth replacement. What’s the big deal with placing an artificial tooth into the socket? Why does it have to cost so much?
Some dentists like to explain using the example of completing a home improvement project.
Unlike a new car or phone where you just head off to a store to pick it up, making a change to your home takes many other factors into consideration:
Likewise, getting a dental implant is about far more than just putting a fake tooth in place of the lost one. It takes a good deal of careful planning, which requires a lot of time and the use of costly equipment.
You’d probably agree that especially where your health is concerned, you want to get the job done right the first time. A dentist or oral surgeon who really knows their craft and takes their time to perfectly place dental implants is worth every dollar spent.
A cheap dental implant deal, on the other hand, doesn’t speak well of the quality or experience behind it.
Not to be forgotten are the overhead costs. Your implant fee isn’t going straight to the dentist’s pocket. Dental materials are pricey, dental equipment is expensive, and then there are lab fees, clinic maintenance bills, and employees to be paid.
That’s all taken into consideration when you get billed for an implant.
Ask your dentist how you can get an affordable and high-quality dental implant.
Posted on behalf of:
Gainesville Dental Group
1026 Thompson Bridge Rd
Gainesville, GA 30501
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