Dr H S Elmanharawy
Registered Specialist Oral Surgeon


Your Questions Answered

Will I be able to eat what I like afterwards?

Once completed, patients should be able to eat a normal healthy diet with no difficulty.

What costs are involved in implant treatment?

The cost can vary, depending on the degree and extent of treatment required. The full cost is therefore explained and subsequently confirmed in a written treatment plan.

How long will the implants last?

Once treatment is completed, a routine careful dental hygiene and regular checkups should ensure that implants last for many years.

What are the treatment options for missing teeth

Missing Teeth Options

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When a number of teeth are missing, there are various options available. You may choose to have a denture. But over time, your gums will recede ... ... and the denture may not fit as well. You could choose to have Implants to secure the denture. One way is a small number of Implants with a bar and magnets to hold the denture ... ... another is a small number of Implants to which the denture is secured ... ... or a greater number of Implants onto which a set of teeth and permanently fitted.

Am I too old for implant treatment?

There is no upper age limit for patients to undergo implant treatment, provided they continue to enjoy reasonable good health

Is the treatment painful?

Patients are often surprised at how little discomfort they experience during and after implant procedures.