Do you know what a dental implant is? It is a really cool procedure for replacing teeth, a much more stable and reliable method than dentures or tooth replacement retainers. It may sound gruesome, but it is a tried and true procedure that has an almost 100 percent success rate. Dental implants are when they open your jaw to place a titanium implant that resembles a tooth root right into the bone. As the bone heals, it closes around the new root and holds it securely into place. The crowns are then attached and you have a new set of chompers.
If you do not understand, or if you just want to see it, go ahead and search for dental implant videos online. Dental implants videos, along with other dental videos, can be easily found on your common video collection website, we all know the one I am talking about, and will even come in a selection of two convenient formats for you.
You can find dental implant videos that are highly instructional, almost as if they were to be viewed in a dental school. The person doing the procedure, a narrator, or text, will explain every step of the procedure, how it is being done, and why it needs to be done. But if you are just curious to see the procedure in action, you can also find video that simply shows you what is being done with nothing added to it, except maybe a song to liven up the fact that it is a video of a dental procedure.
So whether you have an academic interest, you are considering the procedure, if your dentist has suggested it, or you are just plain curious, look into finding a video about dental implants online. If nothing else, you can learn about it for a time in the future when you may need it, and you can be well informed in advance.