Dental implants are among the best options for people who need work done on their teeth. If you’re looking to get a tooth replaced or need dentures, dental implants may be the way to go instead of traditional options.

If you’re worried about affording it, though, you might be surprised.

Dental implants are not much more expensive than some other options, and they’re great for a more natural look than you’d get with dentures or a plate. You’ll need to check if your insurance covers it, though.

Dental insurance coverage

When you look into insurance for your dental implants, make sure that everything is covered. Dental insurance should take care of it but you should talk to your carrier to make sure.

You’ll need to break down the procedure with your dental practice to figure out just what’s involved, and you’ll need to check each aspect of the procedure. At our practice we can take care of everything in house but not all practices are able to. Even if you don’t have full insurance coverage implants can be surprisingly inexpensive, but if you can get some of it covered it will make your life easier. 

Insurance is different from provider to provider, so it’s worth your time to make a call to your provider and check the specifics of your policies. If you don’t have coverage, you may still be able to get an allowance that covers the cost that you would have paid for dentures or another lower-cost option, allowing you to pay less out of pocket for implants.

Building a better smile

Your smile is your first impression. If you lose teeth, it’s essential for both your well-being and your first impressions on people to get them fixed. Implants are simply the best option on the market if you can afford them.

Check your insurance and find out what they’ll cover. If they’ll cover implants, check all aspects of the procedure to see how much you’ll pay out of pocket. You’ll be better off for it. When you’re getting ready for an essential procedure for your dental health, talk to us here at our practice and we’ll help you make sure you’re set up for success. Your smile matters to us.