Dental Implants

Dental Implants

What is a Dental Implant?

“Dental Implants are the most ideal option for replacing a missing tooth.”

A Dental Implant is as close as you can get to having your natural tooth back. It is essentially a titanium screw that is placed into a patient’s bone. After placement we allow the site to heal (typically for 3-4 months), giving enough time for the implant to integrate into the bone. At that point we can prepare the site for the final restoration in the form of a custom-made crown. The custom crown is created with the patient’s complete smile in mind, with a focus on complementing existing shape and color.

When Would I Need a Dental Implant?

A dental implant is used to replace a missing tooth. In most cases, an implant can be placed the same day as an extraction with little pain or discomfort.

What are the benefits of a Dental Implant?

  • Feels most like a natural tooth
  • Longevity of the restoration
  • Retention of bone at the missing tooth site

What are some alternatives to dental implant treatment?

The most common alternatives to replace a missing tooth are:

  • Bridge
  • Removable Partial
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Dental Implants

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Insurance

Let Us Handle The Hassel

Insurance benefits and policies can be confusing. To help, we have a dedicated insurance specialist available in person or by phone or text message to give you a simple and straightforward explanation of your coverage.

No insurance? No problem.

We are a self-pay friendly office. You’ll always know all costs ahead of time without any surprises and we’ll talk through payment options to find one that works the best for you.

*We also accept CareCredit.

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Dr. Spencer Hoyt

Dr. Spencer Hoyt obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and followed his Residency/ Advanced Education in General Dentistry from the world-renowned University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco, CA. He established Fort Worth Dental Arts in 2011 to see dentistry done differently as he was passionate about providing quality dental care to his community.

Dr. Hoyt is an active member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, CEREC Doctors, and Spear Education. He was voted Best Dentist' 2019, 2020, 2021 by Fort Worth Weekly.

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