Dental Plans: The perfect alternative to dental insurance

Dental insurance offers limited dental treatments that often require prior authorization and some include co-payments. Find out why dental plans are the ideal alternative for taking care of your dental health.

Endodontics: Save your teeth from extraction

Deep dental caries, trauma and repeated interventions are the main reasons why your dentist may recommend a endodontics in order to save your teeth. Know more about this treatment and learn how to prevent it.

What you should know about wisdom teeth

Wisdom teeth can be a serious problem. Find out about their origin, treatment and possible complications.

The smile that endears

¿Do you know the benefits of smiling?, Do you want to feel comfortable with your smile? Do you have an oral problem that stops you from smiling? Having the smile you've always wanted is possible, find out how in this article!

advisor

I will get a dental implant, will it be painful?

by Wildsmile

Is the placement of dental implants painful? This is a question frequently asked by most patients who are about to undergo implant surgery. In this article, we will answer this question and give you some guidelines to be followed before the actual procedure in order to ensure your success.

To begin with, your dental surgeon will establish a treatment plan for you based on your oral condition and overall health.


Dental implants can involve a much larger initial investment. However, very often, implants are the most cost-effective solution in the long term.


Several months before surgery, it is strongly recommended to stop smoking for better results of the implants in the gums and jaw bone. This is because smoking increases the risk of infection and prolongs healing time. 


Attention: no aspirin or anti-inflammatory drugs should be taken prior to the operation or in the days before it.


The operation procedure is performed under local anesthesia, as in the case of a tooth extraction. Hence, the answer to our original question: is placing a dental implant painful? Definitely, it is not.


Therefore, we should bear in mind that during the entire procedure, the patient will feel nothing. However, you may feel some pain after the implant is placed and the procedure is finished.


Your doctor will give you guidelines to follow if the implant placement is to be done under general anesthesia. It is important to note that when many implants must be placed at the same time, the procedure is performed in one surgical unit. In this case, the patient is fully taken care of in terms of pain, stress, and safety.


The recovery time after an implant procedure varies from person to person. But you should definitely continue to brush your teeth well and maintain good dental hygiene. This will reduce the risk of post-operative infection.


Should pain persist, do not hesitate to contact your dental surgeon.


Already decided to get a dental implant? Find your ideal clinic HERE, and get the best price and service for this procedure, with our WILDSMILE DENTAL PLANS.


You may also be interested in reading: WHICH IS THE PROCESS FOR THE PLACEMENT OF A DENTAL IMPLANT?

Want to learn more about this?

Contact us

* All fields are required

Teeth Whitening: myths

Teeth whitening is a process that is at the top of its existence. Having white teeth has become one of the aesthetic priorities of many of us. This has led to the emergence of myths about it.

Removable Dental Prosthesis: definition, manufacture and hygiene

The removable prosthesis is a dental restoration treatment that allows it to be removed from the mouth at will. Its purpose is to replace one or more dental pieces that have had to be removed.

Oral Health: daily care

To maintain proper oral health, it is necessary to carry out a series of practices on a daily and methodical basis. Let's see what this condition is about and how it is done effectively.