Wondering if Dental Implants are the Right Choice for You? We’ve Got the Answers. | Dr. Warren Kaggen


Queens Center for Implant and Sedation Dentistry, led by Dr. Warren Kaggen, understands the importance of finding the right solution for missing teeth to restore both your dental health and confidence in your smile. If you’re considering dental implants, let us guide you through the process with this comprehensive guide, addressing common questions and explaining why dental implants could be the ideal choice for you.

What Are Dental Implants?
Dental implants are artificial roots, typically made from materials like titanium, that are securely anchored into the jawbone beneath the gum line. These implants provide a stable foundation for attaching replacement teeth or dental prostheses. Over the past four decades, dental implant procedures have proven highly effective in providing patients with natural-looking and functioning teeth, restoring both appearance and oral function.

Am I a Good Candidate for Dental Implants?
Determining your candidacy for dental implants involves assessing your overall health and medical history.

While your dentist will make a final determination, some general guidelines indicate whether you might be a suitable candidate:

  • Good general and oral health.
  • Sufficient jaw bone length to support the implant.
  • Healthy gum tissue.
  • No signs of periodontal disease.

Your dental implant team will work closely with you to conduct a thorough evaluation and make the final decision regarding your eligibility for the procedure.

What Should I Expect During Recovery?
Patients often wonder about the dental implant surgery process and what to expect during the recovery period. To ensure a smooth recovery, maintain diligent at-home dental care and adhere to regular dental check-ups as recommended by your dentist. Recovery duration varies depending on treatment complexity and individual response to surgery, but generally, complete recovery may take several months.

How Do I Get Started with Dental Implants?
If you’re considering dental implants, you’re not alone. Nearly three million Americans have already benefited from this procedure. To begin, reach out to our experienced dental team. We’ll provide personalized recommendations and assess your overall oral health to determine the most suitable course of action.

To start your journey toward dental implant treatment, contact our office today. Our friendly and knowledgeable team will schedule an appointment for you to meet with Dr. Warren Kaggen, discuss your options, and initiate the process of reclaiming your confident smile. Your path to improved dental health and aesthetics starts here.

Queens Center for Implant and Sedation Dentistry
Phone: 718-767-9224
14-19 150th Street 1A
Whitestone, NY 11357