Am I a candidate for dental implants? Dentist Wheeling At Galaxy Dental, we offer dental implants as a long-term solution for tooth loss. Dental implants resemble natural teeth and can completely restore your smile and substantially improve your oral health. They also have the same, dependable foundation as natural tooth roots. If you are missing one or more teeth, you may want to consider dental implants. They are the most long-lasting and effective solution to replace your missing teeth. With permanently placed implants, you will no longer have to experience discomfort in chewing, laughing or speaking. An ideal dental implant candidate should have the following: Healthy teeth and gums A commitment to optimal care of the implanted teeth and surrounding gums Sufficient bone density to support the dental implant Are non-smokers or are willing to stop smoking during the dental implant process Our team will discuss tooth replacement options with you to help you make the most informed decisions. We utilize modern technology to minimize any discomfort associated with receiving a dental implant. This allows for a very relaxed and comfortable experience, for even the most fearful patients. Dr. Zhana Krasyuk and team are committed to helping you achieve and maintain a beautiful, healthy smile.