A Secure solution with natural looking teeth in one appointment

A reason to Smile

Implants have allowed us to be very successful at promising our patients a beautiful smile while offering them the function of eating again like they used to with their real teeth. The best way to replace a tooth is to mimic it as closely as possible. Dental implants do just that. Only dental implants replace the entire tooth structure: the root and the crown. This ``close to nature`` approach has important benefits such as: Feels and looks like natural tooth, helps prevent and minimize bone loss ,helps preserve surrounding teeth and improves appearance and quality of life.

While traditional dentures rest on the gums they do slip when you eat, speak or laugh. Implant retained dentures are securely attached to the surgically placed implants and thus, feels and functions much like natural

Implant solutions are used to help maintain a healthy and youthful appearance and smile as well as preserve facial structure. Pro Arch is a secure and long-term dental solution that restores normal tooth function, so you can eat what you want when you want it.  Pro Arch will improve your quality of life!

https://31385.secure.officite.com/images/celery-and-carrots.pngFix Common Denture Problems

  • Difficulty chewing certain foods
  • Slurred speech and embarrassing clicks, whistling or smacking
  • Slipping or moving of the denture
  • Gum and mouth irritation
  • Mouth infections
  • Pain caused by poor fitting dentures

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Is this the right treatment for me?

Every patient is different and patient results may vary. Only a trained clinician can choose the best treatment plan for you. Please ask your Certified ProArch Dentist to explain the benefits and risks to determine if the ProArch solution is right for you.

    

 4 Steps to your new smile
1 Examination and planning 
Your expectations and health conditions are clarified.* They are the basis for the treatment plan that suits you the most. 

2 Surgery and temporization
The implants are placed and an impression is taken. According to your individual needs, your doctor may choose to create temporary teeth immediately.

3 Impression-taking
After healing, an impression is made. The final restoration will be fabricated and secured to the healed implants in your mouth. 

4 Creating your new smile
We now begin the process of creating your final smile. You will continue to wear your temporary teeth during this restorative phase. Since this restoration is being customized, your dentist will detail the next steps required for your new smile. 

 

 

Questions & Answers

Q: What are dental implants?
A: Dental implants are the standard of care for tooth replacement. They are surgically placed in the bone to provide permanent support for crowns and dentures.

Q: What happens when wearing a conventional denture?
A: Your jawbone begins to shrink from lack of stimulation. Losing your teeth will affect your smile and change the shape of your face, causing you to look prematurely aged.

Q: Who is a candidate?
A: ProArch can be placed in most adults who have lost most or all of their teeth. Please ask your dental implant specialist to explain the benefits and risks to see if ProArch is right for you.

Q: Is ProArch treatment painful?
A: No, the procedure is typically done under local anesthesia with twilight sedation which can be completed in your clinician’s office.

Q: How soon may I return to work after treatment?
A: You may return to work the next day unless otherwise instructed by your clinician. You may be prescribed medication to alleviate any minor discomfort you may have.

Q: How long sill the Prorch procedure take?
A: The implants can be placed in as little as 30 to 60 minutes depending on the location and the number of implants placed. The ProArch protocol requires 4 to 6 dental implants be placed to secure your denture. The total procedure will typically require 3 to 4 hours. Ask your Certified ProArch Dentists for more complete time estimations.

Q: When will I receive my new teeth?
A: ProArch is designed as an immediate solution so that you walk out the same day with secure natural looking teeth. Complications may occur that require your dentist to delay securing your denture to the implants, but you will always leave with teeth. Talk to your Certified ProArch Dentist about potential complications.

Q: How do I care for my new teeth?
A: Initially you will only use a mediated mouth rinse prescribed by your ProArch dentist. Once your mouth is healed, you will use a waterpick to clean around the implants and under the secured denture. You will also schedule regular follow up visits with your ProAech dentist for cleanings.

Q: How long will dental implants last?
A: Implants can last many years if cared for properly. Many implants have been in place for more than 40 years.

Q: What is the success rate of ProArch and dental implants?
A: Straumann dental implants have an extremely high average success rate (99.2%).1

Q: Is ProArch covered by insurance?
A: Insurance policies vary but most cover a portion of the restorative procedure. Financing options are often available with competitive interest rates, and payments can be tailored to your budget.

Did you know?

Dentures supported by dental implants have been successful for hundreds of thousands of people. The number of patients with dental implants is growing rapidly due to their effectiveness, long-term durability and the high success rate.