Mini implants are dental implants that are more narrow than standard-sized dental implants. They can be used in several circumstances, including to secure a loose denture (sometimes called an “implant overdenture”).
Are mini implants “as good” as standard dental implants?
While they have can have an advantage in that they can be used when a patient has less bone available, mini dental implants are also not as successful as standard-sized implants. Dr. Puterman studies your individual needs and desires, thoroughly explains your options with you and you can both determine what is best for you in your circumstance. As Dr. Puterman is trained in all aspects of implant dentistry, no one is better suited to helping you make great decisions.
Contact our office in the Bethesda and Washington, DC area for your mini dental implants consultation at (301) 652-0939.